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A rumoured loan move to Blackpool could decide Beni Baningime’s fate at the club. [RBM]
“I think he [Branthwaite] has got everything. He’s a terrific footballer. And If he continues to develop, then, without doubt, he can be an England player. And learning from a manager of Carlo Ancelotti’s experience…well, he is under decent stewardship, I would say,” says Jarrad Branthwaite’s former coach Steven Pressley. [EFC]
Try your best to not shed a tear during this emotional surprise by Séamus Coleman.
l The #EFC Fan of the Year, chosen by @EFC_FansForum, is Lewis Docherty!— Everton (@Everton) August 15, 2020
Here's the emotional moment Lewis, 11, who has quadriplegic cerebral palsy, was surprised by Seamus Coleman with a special video call and presented with his award...
You're a true inspiration!
The promising Ellis Simms was on the scoresheet for the U23s in their preseason match against Southport FC, but the young Blues fell 2-1 to a late winner. [EFC]
“It was a great workout and I saw some really good things, there was some great play. My only criticism is, we could have scored more goals to finish the game off. But there are lots of positives to take,” says David Unsworth. [EFC]
Everton rumoured with Antonee Robinson reunion. [Sky Sports]
Some class goals in this throwback. Which is your favorite?
Gabriel was left out of Lille’s squad in their friendly yesterday.
Jame Rodriguez has been linked with the Blues a number of times already, but now add star midfielder Thomas Lemar to that list too. [Echo]
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Inter Milan face Shakhtar Donetsk in Europa League action.
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