Koeman Sanjung Rooney As Best Player In His Position
Everton manager Ronald Koeman feels lucky to get Wayne Rooney’s classmate this summer.
Rooney, who last season slumped with Manchester United, is in fact able to impress in two preseason games with Everton against Gor Mahia and RC Genk.
Koeman rate Rooney’s quality is not decreased. The Dutch coach was actually seeing Rooney as one of the best players in his position.
“He has a lot of experience. He is an important player on the pitch but it is also important for his teammates, especially the young players to show what you need to do to achieve high standards in football, “Koeman told Everton’s official website.
“That means he needs to be a leader off the pitch. If I see how he works and what he does with all the players, that’s what we really want. ”
“Everyday in training sessions so far and in trials, you see why he is one of the best in his position and one of the best players.”
Koeman boasted in the new season that Everton will talk a lot in the Premier League. The presence of a number of new ammunition like Michael Keane, Davy Klaassen, Jordan Pickford, Sandro Ramirez and Cuco Martina to make the Toffees squad increasingly fanged.
“I am very happy to see how the new players are merged with the team. We have a very good team. For new players arriving at Everton is easy. The other squad members are open people and new players feel at home when they move here. They have a great future at Everton and have the quality we need to make improvements, “he concluded. (Source: Soccerway)