£27m Cenk Tosun Set For Liverpool Derby After Everton Boss Confirms Record Transfer Deal
Turkey international striker Cenk Tosun could make his Everton debut in the Merseyside derby tomorrow against Liverpool.
Toffees boss Sam Allardyce has confirmed the transfer and revealed that the star striker could even play tomorrow if registered in time.
Tosun will certainly be set for a baptism of fire if he makes his debut against Liverpool.
“We’ve agreed a deal and are at the stage of personal terms. Hopefully, we might be able to get him registered in time to play in the cup,” Allardyce told reporters.
Everton are set to pay £27 million for the prolific striker making the most expensive player to leave the Turkish Super Lig.
The 26-year-old attracted the attention of clubs across Europe following an impressive run of form in the UEFA Champions League.
Tosun scored an impressive four goals and provided two assists in six games for Besiktas in Europes most prestigious competition this season.
The former Frankfurt striker has also netted eight league goals taking his tally for the season up to 14.