Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
It’s been mostly quiet on the Everton news front as most players not away on international duty continue training at Finch Farm. Some interesting comments from interviews below.
Cenk Tosun is yet to score this season, but is certainly enjoying playing under Marco Silva much more than he did for the man who brought him to England. [Sport Witness]
On-loan Andre Gomes is getting restless as he ramps up his workload ahead of making his Everton debut, and wants to impress the fans as soon as he can. [EFC]
World Cup winner (as well as a number of other titles) Rivaldo had some pretty positive things to say about Richarlison, who is away on Brazil international duty. [Daily Star]
Since the inception of the Premier League, the transfer values of players has been skyrocketing in ridiculous leaps and bounds. The fine folk at TotallyMoney have converted every single transfer done in that time to today’s values, and you aren’t quite going to believe who is Everton’s most expensive signing ever. [Liverpool Echo]
The latest episode of our School of Science Podcast is out, go listen to it right now. [RBM]
What To Watch
Just one more day before the full slate of internationals is upon us.
The last Grand Slam of the tennis season is winding to a close with the last two quarterfinals of both the men’s and women’s tournaments being played today: Marin Čilić takes on Kei Nishikori and Novak Djokovic plays John Millman; Naomi Osaka takes on Lesia Tsurenko and Carla Suárez Navarro plays Madison Keys.