Tom Davies has come on leaps and bounds since being forced into a pivotal midfield role, filling the shoes of teammate Andre Gomes, and many supporters have been impressed with the way he has performed recently.
Davies put on a Man of the Match display during the Toffees’ 2-1 victory at Southampton, a match where the Englishman nicked an early opening goal, and supporters are now taking to him even more following a brilliant exclusive with the youngster.
Speaking to the club’s official website, Davies outlined how he is feeling stronger and fitter than ever, even revealing that he has become a vegetarian.
“I am feeling strong and fit – that side of my game is coming along and I can feel it out on the pitch,” Davies told EvertonTV.
“I have always done extra in the gym and I am a vegetarian now.
“I feel strong and also that I am growing into the physicality of the Premier League. I am happy with everything and how things are going for me.”
The Englishman has been given a chance to shine, partly due the absence of Andre Gomes after a horror tackle against Spurs required him to undergo ankle surgery.
So far this season, in his limited outings, Davies has amassed a 78.3% pass success rate in midfield (via WhoScored) and that number is only set to improve if he keeps putting in brilliant displays like his showing at St. Mary’s.
As a result, Toffees supporters have jumped to the midfielder’s praise on Twitter.
Tom is maturing into a proper player with his new strength and confidence. We should give other lads the chance and not let them leave.
— Fast Eddie 🏁 (@FastEddieGB) November 19, 2019
@SteLatham2 my captain 🥦
— Phil Latham (@phil_lath11) November 19, 2019
Hes winning me over the last few games he’s not put a foot wrong.
— Shaun Davies (@ShaunChiefEFC) November 19, 2019
Love him x
— blueisthecolour (@PBpeaurt) November 19, 2019
Just watched Howard’s way….it’s so important to have local lads in the team. Everyone gets on board with it more. I love this lad and hope he keeps going from strength to strength because that’s what Everton is
— Chris Windsor (@chriswinds88) November 19, 2019
pirlo is the Italian tom davies la
— 👐🏽 (@josephgardiner1) November 19, 2019
VIVA TOM DAVIES.
— Larry (@haz1878) November 19, 2019
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