Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
Here’s what the first couple of months of Everton’s season looks like, mark your calendars! [RBM]
With fans returning to Goodison Park in full force, the club has put together a FAQ for any information you will require on Saturday. [EFC]
Everton have been chasing Lazio’s Joaquin Correa, but it appears the Italian side have turned down the Toffees’ first bid of up to about £25 million for the player. [Tuttomercatoweb]
The Italian media source appears to also indicate that Atalanta have more than a passing interest in Alex Iwobi, who the club will likely happily offload. [Tuttomercatoweb]
Turkish journalist Ekrem Konur is reporting that Rafa Benitez could be interested in a reunion with his Newcastle and Dalian Professional striker Salomon Rondon. Toffees will remember the forward well for his unfortunate part in the tackle that saw James McCarthy’s ankle horrifically broken at Goodison. [The Hard Tackle]
Southampton have sold Danny Ings who has been a perennial thorn in the Everton defence’s flesh, and could be without captain James Ward-Prowse as well (who usually has a good game against the Blues too) on Saturday. [This Is Futbol]
What To Watch
Champions League qualifiers are on, and the first round of the Carabao Cup is on too.
Full schedule of games here.