Everton close in on a £20m deal for Burnley winger McNeil

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Everton close in on a £20m deal for Burnley winger McNeil

Everton about to get another new player. After completing a deal to sign Burnley winger Dwight McNeil for a fee of 20 million pounds.

The 22-year-old England youngster winger is contracted to Burnley until mid 2024 and is expected to undergo a medical with Everton, with McNeil a young man at Manchester United came. Before joining Burnley’s youth team since 2017 and developed himself into the first team a year later. He has played more than 130 games with the team at the first team level.

If the deal is completed, it will be a replacement for Richarlison. Who was sold to Spurs for £60m and will be his third signing. After James Tarkov. Ski and Ruben Vinagre of the team in this market.

Everton have announced the signing of left-wing Dwight McNeil from Burnley. The contract is signed until June 2027.

The 22-year-old England winger was a youth player at Manchester United before joining Burnley in 2014 until reaching the first team in 2018, making 147 appearances in all. 7 goals, 17 assists

And despite being unable to lead Burnley to relegation in the 2021-2022 season. McNeil still has the opportunity to continue his career in the Premier League. 

This is the third Everton signing in the summer. After James Tarkowski. Who also joined from Burnley, and Ruben Vinagre back. Portuguese left-back on loan from Sporting Lisbon