What The Papers Say - 18 June
Blues linked with Barcelona's Cristian Tello in Wednesday's press.
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Two of Wednesday’s national newspapers link Everton with a loan move for Barcelona starlet Cristian Tello.
The Daily Mirror’s article suggests that the Catalan Giants were impressed with Gerard Deulofeu’s development at Goodison last season and they are keen for the 22-year-old forward to tread a similar path.
In The Times, Roberto Martinez has been having his say on the World Cup so far. The Blues manager is over in Brazil and he believes it is first blood to the South American teams, though he has also been impressed with the way Holland, Germany and Italy have started the tournament.
Quotes from Tim Howard about USA’s 2-1 victory against Ghana appear in the Independent.
The Liverpool Echo reports on Martinez’s visit to the England training camp in Brazil, while the paper also mentions that ex-Blue John Collins has been appointed assistant manager of Celtic - another of his former clubs.