What The Papers Say - 29 July
Coverage of the Besic transfer in Tuesday's papers.
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Everton completed the signing of Muhamed Besic on Monday afternoon – and there is of coverage of the transfer in this morning’s local and national newspapers.
A photograph of the 21-year-old midfielder in the new Everton away kit appears on the back page of the Liverpool Echo, alongside quotes from Roberto Martinez who describes his new signing as ‘dynamic, mature and technically gifted’.
Besic has also been speaking about his move to Goodison Park in the Echo, explaining that Blues boss Martinez was the key reason why he decided to sign for the Blues.
The Daily Star and the Guardian also report on the deal, with the latter saying that the Bosnian’s versatility will be important for Everton.
Away from Besic, the Echo also contains an article on Sylvain Distin who has been paying tribute to Leon Osman ahead of the midfielder’s testimonial against FC Porto this Sunday.