Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
Idrissa Gueye scored for Senegal in their 1-0 win over Benin on Wednesday. Thanks to Gueye’s crucial goal, Senegal will now face off against Tunisia on Sunday in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals.
Everton could break their transfer record with potential signing of Nicolas Pepe. [RBM]
Kieran Dowell and João Virginia complete loan moves to the Championship. Best of luck, lads! [RBM]
Check out clips from Everton in Kenya in this week’s edition of Everton Unseen.
Idrissa Gueye scores lone goal in Senegal’s 1-0 win over Benin (goal at 2:20).
PSG are reportedly back in for Idrissa Gueye (and after seeing that goal, we can see why). [Express]
Gueye’s stats against Benin.
Idrissa Gueye’s stats in Senegal v Benin:— EFC Statto (@EFC_Statto) July 10, 2019
Touches - 64
Goals - 1
Shots - 2
Shots on target - 1
Successful passes - 43
Successful forward passes - 30
Successful attacking third passes - 19
Pass accuracy - 90%
Successful tackles - 4
Fouls committed - 2
Fouls suffered - 1#EFC
Speaking of the Under-23s, manager David Unsworth has been talking about the youngsters’ preseason camp in Spain. [EFC]
Also, U23 captain Morgan Feeney reflects on his Kenyan adventure and the season ahead for him. [EFC]
What To Watch
Not too much action on today. You can catch former Everton man Wayne Rooney and DC United take on New England Revolution in Major League Soccer play.
Full schedule of games here.