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Mackenzie Hunt

Attacking midfield player Mackenzie Hunt boasts a potent combination of excellent technique, impressive energy and competitive fire.

He joined Everton's Academy aged six, before moving to Dubai with his family after his father was offered a new job in the Middle East. He returned to Everton aged 13 and continued to impress at youth level.

Hunt was part of the Everton Under-18s team that finished third in the U18 Premier League (North) in 2018/19 and reached the quarter-finals of the FA Youth Cup.

He also won the Under-18s’ Goal of the Season prize for his stunning long-range effort in the Toffees’ Youth Cup victory over Stoke City at the bet365 Stadium.

The midfielder saw his progress rewarded as he signed a three-year professional contract with Everton in June 2019.

Having impressed during his first pre-season with David Unsworth's Everton Under-23s that summer, a serious injury restricted Hunt to just two Premier League 2 appearances in 2019/20.

 

Hunt started twice and appeared from the bench six times in the Under-23s' following 2020/21 campaign.

 

Contracted until: June 2022