Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
Yesterday, Everton held their Annual General Meeting (AGM). Read below for all the happenings from the big event.
Everton’s new stadium receives major financial backing from Alisher Usmanov. [RBM]
“It is not realistic for Everton to go for £60m, £70m, £80m players. Hopefully we get more stabilised and Everton should get to a situation where we do two or three deals in, and two or three going out,” says Marcel Brands. [RBM]
André Gomes makes his return.
“I am not concentrating on the future, I just want to do my job well here. We’re only in January. There are still a lot of games to be played. I’m not focusing on what’s in the future. I don’t want to be a bench player, I want to play,” says Jonjoe Kenny. [The Boot Room]
Everton linked with 21-year-old Spanish midfielder Gonzalo Villar. [HITC]
“I can exclude right now that Daniele Rugani will leave. We need to see what happens with Giorgio Chiellini. People tend to forget he has played quite a few games and won important trophies,” says Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici on Rugani transfer rumours. [HITC]
Ancelotti’s son-in-law joins backroom staff. [Inside Futbol]
What To Watch
Plenty of FA Cup, Ligue 1, and Coppa Italia action on today.
Full schedule of games here.