Everton makes it official with Russian League’s reigning player of year Niasse
The biggest player signing of Monday’s transfer Deadline Day has gone down at Goodison Park, as Oumar Niasse has passed his physical and will join Everton.
The reigning Russian Premier League Player of the Year, Niasse was tipped for Everton after the club agreed a reported $19 million deal with Lokomotiv Moscow earlier Monday.
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He has 13 goals and 10 assists so far this season, and the four-times capped Senegalese will add pace and danger to Everton’s attack.
Big move for the Toffees, who have sent Aiden McGeady and Steven Naismith packing this window.