Our Everton fans here in the Transfer Tavern can’t wait for their season to get going and it’s not that far away from happening now.
Indeed, whilst most sides in the country are still touring the globe and playing in friendlies the Toffees are about to get their competitive campaign underway in the Europa League.
The Toffees play Ruzomberok tomorrow night in a qualifier for the competition proper and our local Blues are certainly keen to see their new look side in action.
Indeed, there’s been plenty of new arrivals with Wayne Rooney, of course, one of them and he has been quoted by the club’s website and Twitter account saying playing in Europe with the club was always an aim of his:
— Everton (@Everton) July 25, 2017
There’s been plenty said in response to this, then, and so here is the best of the reaction:
Some really stupid views on here. Entirely understand you leaving – your medals speak volumes. Now lets lift silverware in a blue shirt
— Bill Bigley (@billbigley) July 25, 2017
Can’t wait for a big blue season
— Owen Butters (@Owenbutters7) July 25, 2017
We wanted you to as well kid. Up the Toffees
— Patrick Hanlon (@PatrickHanlon19) July 25, 2017
Everton are playing the Champions League next season..
— pppranav (@P9Pranav) July 25, 2017
I’ve already set the alarm clock on my phone & tablet to make sure I wake up for kick off sharp (3am over here)
— Mooff Games (@MooffGames) July 25, 2017
Why did ya leave then?
— Steve Fisher (@SteveFi99825945) July 25, 2017
Come on boys let’s make history
— Paul Bennett (@PabloBen50) July 26, 2017
Thoughts, Everton fans? Let us know below!