Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
You can catch a flurry of Everton players in international action this weekend, starting with Richarlison’s Brazil up against Peru on Saturday in Copa América play.
Elsewhere, Henry Onyekuru and Nigeria face off against Burundi in Africa Cup of Nations action. On Sunday, Yerry Mina leads Colombia against Paraguay in more Copa América play, while you can get a glimpse of Idrissa Gueye in action for Senegal in their AFCON match against Tanzania.
Nikola Vlašić officially completes permanent move to CSKA Moscow. All the best, Nikola! [RBM]
The stats don’t tell the full story of André Gomes’ impact on Everton’s midfield. [RBM]
Hear from Leighton Baines following his one-year deal to stay with the Blues. [RBM]
Here’s to more memories like this, Leighton!
Yerry Mina had another dominant performance in Colombia’s 1-0 win over Qatar on Wednesday.
Yerry Mina’s stats in Colombia v Qatar:— EFC Statto (@EFC_Statto) June 20, 2019
Touches - 64
Shots - 2
Shots on target - 1
Successful passes - 53
Successful forward passes - 36
Successful long balls - 6
Pass accuracy - 93%
Recoveries - 7
Aerial duels won - 2
Interceptions - 1
Clearances - 1#EFC
Watch the top-10 Everton U23s goals of the season. Will we see some of these lads in the first team soon?
Everton officially contact Chelsea regarding Kurt Zouma. [The Telegraph]
Linked winger Lucas Ocampos’ agent speaks out on the possibility of a summer move for the 24-year-old. [Inside Futbol]
Could Everton be in the mix for 22-year-old Championship striker Jarrod Bowen? [HITC]
Everton could spend big on 25-year-old defender Diego Llorente this summer. [HITC]
What To Watch
Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Jonjoe Kenny, and Kieran Dowell’s England U21 side take on Romania U21s. Elsewhere, Ecuador face Chile in Copa América play.
Full schedule of games here.