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Tottenham Hotspur host Everton in their Premier League opener this Sunday.
Everton have been busy in the transfer window recently. Fans will be hoping to see new signings James Rodriguez and Allan as soon as possible.
Rodriguez reunites with Carlo Ancelotti once again. The Colombian signed from Real Madrid for £22 million. Likewise, midfielder Allan has worked with Ancelotti before. The two became familiar with each other while at Napoli.
In goal, Jordan Pickford hopes to rediscover his form from 2018. In addition, if the partnership of Richarlison and Calvert-Lewin can click the Toffees will be a threat at both ends of the pitch. Fans will have high expectations from their team this year.
In the same way, Tottenham have bolstered their squad. Matt Doherty and Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg have been recruited by Mourinho. These experienced Premier League players will sure up the Spurs’ ship.
Harry Kane will be fresh off international duty and ready to hit the ground running. Meanwhile, Hugo Lloris is back between the sticks after recovering from injury.
Tottenham pushed for the top four last season but ultimately came up short. Finishing in sixth, they have to improve to keep up with the teams around them. Players such as Dele Alli and Lo Celso will need to come of age this season.
Tottenham: Lloris, Doherty, Sanchez, Alderweireld, Davies, Hojbjerg, Winks, Alli, Lo Celso, Son, Kane (4-2-3-1)
Everton: Pickford, Coleman, Mina, Keane, Digne, Gomes, Davies, Sigurdsson, Rodriguez, Calvert-Lewin, Richarlison (4-3-3)
Tottenham 4/5, Draw 13/5, Everton 16/5 (Paddy Power)
Calvert-Lewin to score anytime 21/10
Tottenham vs Everton, Sunday 13th 16:30 (Sky Sports)
🤝 | James Rodriguez and Carlo Ancelotti: reunited once again.
— Everton (@Everton) September 7, 2020