What The Papers Say - 28 July

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Italian paper Tuttosport have linked Everton with a move for Inter Milan's Stefan De Vrij. 

The centre-back has been links with a move away from the Italian champions in recent times, with the club openly expressing its need to generate additional funds before next season.

His agent, Mino Raiola, is believed to be in dialogue with Everto among other English sides. 

Talks are reportedly in the early stage with the Dutch defender's representatives. 

The Scotsman have linked Toffees midfielder Beni Baningime with a move away to Heart of Midlothian. 

The 22-year-old has been with Everton since he was nine, but their source believes he could be in line with for a move across the border.

Dundee United were reportedly interested in the player but the Dundee Evening Telegraph has claimed this not to be the case.

The Liverpool Echo reacts to the reveal of the Club's third kit for the 2021/22 season

The newspaper discusses how the kit pays tribute to the away strip of the late 1950s. 

Blues defender Ben Godfrey spoke about this season's new kits and how he's looking forward to wearing them in front of a packed Goodison Park. 

"I’ve always enjoyed taking part in kit shoots because it’s all about that fresh start, that new season and getting ready to give your all again, for the team and the fans," he said.

“I had so much support from the fans in my first season here and was gutted not to be able to play in front of more of them, especially at Goodison Park.

"I really like all three kits – I like how different they all are – and I definitely can’t wait to run out in them at stadiums packed full of Evertonians.”