Last transfer news Everton: Maguire makes bold Toffees claim as worrying figures emerge breaking sport news
Premierleague-News.com - Everton will place greater emphasis on their academy in coming years - and the rewards will be both "emotional" and in the balance sheets.
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! 472353660">Big-spending Everton will place greater emphasis on developing players through their academy in coming years – and the rewards will be both “emotional” and financial. That is according to finance guru and Football Insider columnist Kieran Maguire, speaking exclusively about a recent study regarding academy players’ first-team game time. The study, conducted by CIES Football Observatory, revealed that only two teams in the Premier League had handed fewer minutes to home-grown talent than the Toffees. Tom Davies is the only academy graduate currently with the Everton first-team squad, though the likes of Jonjoe Kenny and Anthony Gordon are out on loan. Maguire predicts that Everton will move towards a youth-oriented approach in the future and scrap the big-spending transfer policy currently in place. He told Football Insider correspondent Adam Williams: “I think it’s something Everton will address in the long-term.
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. To do that, he’s spent a lot of money.
“Clearly, he wants to see that reflected on the pitch. Man City and Chelsea did the same and reaped the rewards.
“Everton have reaped some of the rewards but on a longer-term basis, they will move more towards a more internally developed player model.
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