Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
Michael Keane has signed a new long-term contract. [RBM]
“It was a great pleasure for me and my family when we heard Everton were interested in signing me. I was certainly struck by the Everton project – that hit home with me straight away. Then came the matter of the various choices before me, including the choice of managers open to me, and when I saw it would be Carlo Ancelotti commanding this great vessel, the decision was quickly made. I am delighted to be where I am today,” says Niels Nkounkou. [EFC]
Allan and James Rodríguez are reportedly scheduled for medicals soon. [talkSPORT]
Everton’s pre-season match against Blackburn has been cancelled. [EFC]
Everton U18s defeat Tranmere Rovers U18s 4-0. [EFC]
Watch some clips from pre-season training.
“Jonjoe [Kenny] made a brave move and he is a great example for any young player who might not be getting a game. He could have stayed in his comfort zone but Jonjoe wants to play football. It was a great move for him. He had a manager who believed in him and he did exceptionally well,” says Séamus Coleman. [EFC]
Despite initial rumours, it looks like Carlo Ancelotti fully intends to have Moise Kean in his plans for the upcoming season. [Echo]
Here’s a little throwback. Watch Everton’s top goals from the 2002-03 season.
What To Watch
Not too much action on today.
Full schedule of games here.