What The Papers Say - 1 August

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The Liverpool Echo reacts to England's European Championship victory as the Lionesses triumphed 2-1 over Germany at Wembley.

It was ex-Everton forward Chloe Kelly who was the difference, as her goal in extra-time secured the nation's first major trophy in 56 years.

Kelly was one of five former Blues to lifted the trophy on Sunday, with Alex Greenwood, Jill Scott, Lucy Bronze and Nikita Parris all involved in the historic campaign.

With women's football in this country is at an all-time high, come watch the stars of the domestic game in action by cheering on Everton at Walton Hall Park.


Keeping with the Echo, the tabloid provides an update on the future of midfielder Lewis Warrington.

It is reported Frank Lampard will wait until the final stages of the transfer window before making a decision on whether to allow the Academy prospect to leave on loan.

The 19-year-old - who spent the second half of last season on loan at Tranmere Rovers - has impressed during the Club's pre-season campaign with Lampard praising him as a "great lad".

In other transfer news, The Times claims Everton are "in talks" to re-sign midfielder Idrissa Gana Gueye.

The Senegal international moved to Paris Saint-Germain in 2019 and has been linked with a move to Merseyside this summer.

The 32-year-old has one year remaining on his deal with the Ligue 1 Champions. 

Finally, reports that Everton have began negotiations with Chelsea on the possible transfer for striker Michy Batshuayi.

Lampard worked with the Belgium international during his time in London and is believed to be keen on reuniting with the 28-year-old, who could move to Goodison Park on a permanent deal.