What The Papers Say - 24 August


The views on this page are taken from the local and national media and do not necessarily reflect the views of Everton.

There is reaction to the announcement that Wayne Rooney has retired from international football in Thursday’s newspapers.

Ronald Koeman has supported the 31-year-old’s decision, describing it as “a good one for him and a good one for Everton”.

Elsewhere, there are more transfer rumours, with Arsenal forward Lucas Perez and Sampdoria midfielder Dennis Praet linked with moves to Goodison Park.

And finally, Chelsea are said to be interested in Ross Barkley as they look to improve their quota of homegrown players.

Click the items below to navigate to each article.

wakeletPowered by Wakelet

wakelet Powered by Wakelet

Related Tags

Official Member, Season Ticket Holder or Lounge Member? 

Login then click HERE to check out the latest exclusive content, including The Everton Show Extra, Everton Podcast and The Ambassador Show.


View More
  • Watford 1 - 0 Everton - 20 Minute Highlights
  • Allardyce's Verdict
  • Watford 1 - 0 Everton - 5 Minute Highlights
  • Allardyce: Mental Strength Will Be Key To Away Success
  • WATCH: Big Sam's Little Presser
  • Quality Walcott Giving Everton New Attacking Dimension, Says Boss