Iwobi set for 115th Everton appearance
Everton winger Alex Iwobi will look to make his 115th appearance when the Toffees take on Wolverhampton Wanderers in a Premier League Boxing Day encounter at Goodison Park.
The Nigeria international arrived at the Merseyside club in 2019.
Iwobi has featured in 114 games for Everton (98 in the league, 11 in the Carabao Cup, and five in the FA Cup).
The 26-year-old initially struggled to make an impact at the club but is now an important figure under Frank Lampard.
The versatile winger played a key role in Everton’s survival battle last term.
Iwobi played every minute of Everton’s last 12 games during the 2021/22 season.
This term, he has made 15 league appearances with one goal and five assists to his name.
Everton must move on from Manchester United defeat – Iwobi
Following Sunday night's loss to Manchester United, Alex Iwobi insisted that Everton needed to pick themselves up and look to the future.Iwobi scored his first goal of the year, but it was insufficient as the Toffees fell to Erik ten Hag's team 2-1 at Old Trafford.In the fifth minute, Everton's Nigerian international scored the team's first goal.In the fiercely contested game, Manchester United earned all three points thanks to goals from Antony and substitute Crist...
Done Deal Iwobi to Everton.
Arsenal and Everton have finally come to an agreement before the transfer deadline. Everton who initillaly tabled €30m for the Nigerian player has improved on their bid and have reached agreement with Arsenal. Iwobi will be joining Everton on a transfer fee of €40m. Many Arsenal fans have outed their heart out to his move, wishing him good luck in his new home.
Ligue 1: Simon scores on 100th league appearance for Nantes
On Sunday at the Stade de la Beaujoire-Louis Fonteneau, Nantes and Ajaccio were tied 2-2 thanks to a late goal from Nigerian winger Moses Simon.Before the game, the Canaries recognized Simon, who was making his 100th league appearance.A draw was saved for the club by the 27-year-old in response to the special occasion.After 66 minutes, Nantes was down 2-0 thanks to goals from Youcef Belaili and Romain Hamouma for the opposition.The comeback, which was spearheaded by...
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