When Roberto Martinez signed Oumar Niasse in January last season for Everton many Toffees here in the Transfer Tavern were cautiously optimistic he’d be an inspired signing.
Oh, how they’ve been wrong so far.
Indeed, the Toffees fans all over the country felt the same.
Sure, hardly any of them had heard of him but that could prove to be the genius of the move, a real steal ahead of everyone else.
Still, the Senegalese has barely shown anything you’d want from a Premier League striker and it’s a real surprise that he’s still at the club.
Nevertheless, he is still on the books at Goodison Park and shot to prominence once again after scoring a hat-trick in the first half for the under-23 side against Reading.
Yes, you read that right, Oumar Niasse scored a hat-trick.
So, could it be time he starts for the senior side?
>Here are THREE reasons why our landlord thinks yes is the answer…
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