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“I was happy to be back and I want to be playing but maybe this time out gives me even more of a chance to be prepared in terms of the injury. I’m seeing that as a positive while I am missing playing and being away from my teammates. I miss the boys, the normal routine, having lunch with them, talking about football and life. I miss everything about football,” says André Gomes. [EFC]
Remember this classic, Blues? Steven Pienaar certainly does.
| Steven Pienaar remembers tonight's classic game well!— Everton (@Everton) April 22, 2020
Tuning in tonight, @therealstevenpi? ⏯
7pm BST: https://t.co/XerHvkYd2g pic.twitter.com/5SEk0lf60m
“He [Jonjoe Kenny] has done great for us since we signed him on loan. It looks like we won’t have the financial power to buy him and if Everton like to sell him then we are more or less chanceless. We are very keen to keep him at our club, and if there is a chance to extend the loan then obviously we’d like to speak,” says Schalke 04 manager David Wagner. [Sky Sports]
Watch André Gomes face Reece James in some FIFA action.
Everton linked with 17-year-old Gabriel Veron. [Evening Standard via ESPN]
“I am happy to see my name being linked with great teams. It shows that the work I’ve done so far has been good,” says Gabriel. [Mirror via UOL]
Philippe Coutinho rumours continue to swirl. [Sport Witness via Sport]
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