Everton signed three gamers from Barcelona throughout the summer time switch window. Whereas Yerry Mina and Lucas Digne have been signed completely, Andre Gomes joined the Merseyside membership on mortgage.
The former Valencia midfielder has instructed the Every day Star that former participant Phil Neville and Digne satisfied him transfer to Everton will likely be good for his profession.
The 25-year-old loved profitable spells at Benfica and Valencia earlier than shifting to Barcelona in 2016. Nevertheless, the Portugal worldwide struggled on the Catalan membership, and a transfer away from Camp Nou was at all times on the playing cards.
The previous Benfica midfielder spoke to Neville and Digne, and each of them satisfied him to make a transfer to the Premier League.
“Marco was essential for me – the way in which he spoke to me and the boldness he gave me. I spoke with him just a few instances earlier than I made the choice,” Gomes mentioned.
“I spoke with Phil Neville, too. I’m good associates with him from my time at Valencia, and he performed right here and he knew how the membership works.
“I spoke to Lucas Digne, too. He performed with me in Barcelona, he signed two or three weeks earlier than me and he gave me details about the membership and the services.
Gomes was carrying accidents with him when he joined Everton, and consequently made a gradual begin on the Merseyside membership. He has made two Premier League begins and has begun to indicate why he’s so extremely rated.
Everton will face Brighton and Hove Albion of their subsequent match, and Gomes will likely be hoping to make his third begin of the season.