Rafa Benitez claims Everton ‘did not know me as a professional’ during job interview

Rafa Benitez claims Everton chiefs ‘did not know me as a professional’ after using his move to China to question his desire during job interview… but boss hails club’s ambition after flying start Rafa Benitez was named Everton boss in June having been jobless since January His previous role had been at Chinese outfit Dalian … Read more

Romelu Lukaku has EVERYTHING you want from a centre-forward, insists Roberto Martinez

Romelu Lukaku has EVERYTHING you want from a centre-forward, insists Roberto Martinez, as he backs Chelsea striker to end five-game goal drought in Nations League semi-final with France Belgium manager Roberto Martinez insists Romelu Lukaku is better than ever Lukaku has not scored in five games and has come under fire in recent weeks However, … Read more

Tino Livramento admits he loves his ‘crazy’ new life at Southampton as he plots England U21s debut

Tino Livramento admits he loves his ‘crazy’ new life at Southampton as he prepares to make England Under 21s debut this month under Lee Carsley Tino Livramento has discussed his move and settling in period to Southampton   The right-back moved from Chelsea this summer and is a hit on the south coast Livramento is now … Read more

Everton’s wantaway star James Rodriguez told he is NOT in Rafa Benitez’s plans

Everton’s wantaway star James Rodriguez told he is NOT in Rafa Benitez’s plans as Toffees prepare to offload former Real Madrid man with AC Milan now most likely destination James Rodriguez has been told he is not in the plans of new boss Rafa Benitez  Colombian was a marquee signing last year under former charge … Read more

James Rodriguez tells fans he has to be ‘wanted’… but rules out rejoining Real Madrid

James Rodriguez tells fans he has to be at a club where he’s ‘wanted’ after new Everton boss Rafael Benitez ‘makes him available for move’… but rules out joining Carlo Ancelotti at former side Real Madrid Everton playmaker James Rodriguez has admitted to uncertainty over his future The Colombia midfielder was signed by Carlo Ancelotti, … Read more

Moise Kean bundles home the only goal for Everton as they beat UNAM Pumas 1-0 at Florida Cup

Moise Kean bundles home the only goal of the game from Demarai Gray’s assist as Rafa Benitez’s Everton beat UNAM Pumas 1-0 to make it two wins from two at the Florida Cup Everton beat Millonarios in their opening Florida Cup game via penalty shootout The Toffees have followed that up with a 1-0 victory over … Read more

Roma goalkeeper Robin Olsen’s move to West Ham ‘is back on after transfer to Lille collapses’

Robin Olsen’s move to West Ham ‘is back on after transfer to Lille collapses… with Hammers boss David Moyes keen to lower the age of his goalkeeping contingent and eyeing swoop for ex-Everton loanee’ Olsen, 31, played 11 times on loan at Everton last season under Carlo Ancelotti New Roma manager Jose Mourinho is understood … Read more

Richarlison ‘knows he has to give Everton something back’, says Rafael Benitez

Real Madrid target Richarlison ‘knows he has to give us something back’, insists Rafael Benitez after letting forward join up with the Brazil’s Olympic squad… despite Everton star being likely to miss the start of the new season By Luke Augustus for MailOnline Published: 09:21 BST, 19 July 2021 | Updated: 09:40 BST, 19 July … Read more

Carlo Ancelotti ‘tells Real Madrid to keep watch of Manchester United’s Diogo Dalot’

Carlo Ancelotti ‘tells Real Madrid to keep watch of Manchester United’s Diogo Dalot’ as the new Bernabeu chief plots a surprise move for the Portugal full-back Carlo Ancelotti has told Real Madrid to keep track of defender Diogo Dalot  Manchester United right-back Dalot was on loan at AC Milan last campaign  Ancelotti previously recommended Dalot … Read more

Everton ‘on brink of signing Demarai Gray and Andros Townsend’ as Benitez aims for first signings

Everton ‘on the brink of signing wingers Demarai Gray and Andros Townsend’ as Rafa Benitez closes in on his first new arrivals since his controversial move to Goodison Park Rafa Benitez is aiming to bring his first signings to Everton since joining the club The Toffees want to bring in Demarai Gray from Bayer Leverkusen … Read more