Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
New man Asmir Begović talks about meeting Séamus Coleman, his childhood heroes, and of course, his horse.
Get to know new coaches Francisco de Miguel Moreno and Antonio Gomez. [EFC]
“Slowly but surely, we are gathering some more leaders across the squad. The younger lads are coming in. Tom [Davies] has captained the Club numerous times, Mason [Holgate] has captained the Club and is a loud voice in the dressing room. Ben Godfrey has come in and is an unbelievable character with a lot of leadership qualities. But it’s something we all need to do as a group for the bigger picture – every day turn up with the leadership skills...and I do see that improving, definitely,” says Coleman [EFC]
U23s striker Lewis Dobbin continues fine form with (another) hat-trick in 3-1 win over Chorley. [EFC]
Elsewhere, U18s beat Fleetwood Town 4-1. [EFC]
Everton take a step into the crypto world. [EFC]
“I’ve had a few injuries, there were different managers at Everton, sometimes you go on loan and you thought you were going to play but you didn’t. I don’t think that’s anyone’s fault. I’m not one of those guys who says: ‘This person didn’t play me.’ I believe in my ability and I believe that, by the grace of God, I can go right to the top if I carry on working,” says Beni Baningime. [Edinburgh News]
Brazilian midfielder Matheus Nunes (who has been linked with club almost as long as the pandemic) is reportedly on his way to Everton. [HITC via CMTV]
What To Watch
Plenty of MLS action on today.
Full schedule of games here.