Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
One of Everton’s three players at the global football showcase will not continue into the knockout stages.
- Gylfi Sigurdsson quickly exorcised his penalty demons scoring a spotkick with a flourish yesterday, but couldn’t save Iceland. [EFC]
Sigurdsson finishes the penalty to pull Iceland level with Croatia! pic.twitter.com/qcRvYqfcew— FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) June 26, 2018
- Meanwhile, Jordan Pickford is putting in the hard work ahead of England’s key clash against Belgium. [Daily Mail]
- Everton’s preseason schedule is taking shape, with the Blues traveling to Portugal for the Algarve Cup. [RBM]
- It looks like we’ll know more about Ademola Lookman’s future after this week. [RBM]
Another day brought another set of transfer rumours to the fore, though some of the names have been mentioned before.
- Croatian defender Domagoj Vida was an unfancied name who has come good during the World Cup. [TalkSport]
- Journeyman midfielder Clement Grenier has also been linked with the Blues. [L’Equipe]
- Young winger Jarrod Bowen has been in the news since January. [RBM]
- Peru’s Andre Carillo, seen here scoring yesterday, is being linked with a Marco Silva reunion. [SportWitness]
They had to wait 36 years, but Peru finally get their goal!— FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) June 26, 2018
Carrillo hits it one time from distance to put them up 1-0 on Australia. pic.twitter.com/bkHoCiob7s
- Also, apparently Newcastle were about to sign Sandro Ramirez when Everton hijacked that deal. [Chronicle]
What To Watch
Halfway through Matchday 3, and it’s Group F then E that will be decided today.
- Mexico vs. Sweden, 10am - FOX, Telemundo; 3pm - BBC Two (Streaming: FOX Sports Go, fuboTV (Free Trial))
- South Korea vs. Germany, 10am - FS1, Universo; 3pm - BBC One (Streaming: FOX Sports Go, fuboTV (Free Trial))
- Serbia vs. Brazil, 2pm - FOX, Telemundo; 7pm - ITV1 (Streaming: FOX Sports Go, fuboTV (Free Trial))
- Switzerland vs. Costa Rica, 2pm - FS1, Universo; 7pm - ITV4 (Streaming: FOX Sports Go, fuboTV (Free Trial))