Everton boss Allardyce welcomes Tosun deal: He could see Liverpool action

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    Tosun Completes Move From Everton To Besiktas

"He is Turkey's number one striker and has scored goals in the Champions League and the Turkish League but he is desperate to play here in the Premier League".

In addition, Tosun's 25-meter strike against Portuguese side Porto in the UEFA Champions League won "Goal of the Group Stage" on December 18.

Born in Germany, Tosun started his career rising through the ranks at Eintracht Frankfurt, playing for 13 years at various youth levels. Also I can use both feet the same and I believe I am a good striker in the box.

"I'm really excited to play for Everton as soon as possible", Tosun told the club's official TV platform.

With Tosun's move to Everton expected to be announced soon it looks like Besiktas will now move on Giroud.

Tosun, 26, has scored eight goals for Turkey in 25 appearances.


Tosun believes he has learned a lot from those players.

Orman flew to London to try and reach an agreement with Everton as a transfer deal they hoped to do swiftly once the January transfer window opened threatened to become drawn out.

Allardyce said his first signing since becoming Everton manager in November is "an all rounder with good movement". Oumar Niasse and Dominic Calvert-Lewin have struggled to lead the line, while 20-year-old Nikola Vlasic and former Malaga star Sandro Ramirez are better suited in wide areas.

His first match for Everton may come at Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on January 13.

Allardyce said at his pre-match press conference yesterday that talks over personal terms are advanced and that the frontman, who is reportedly valued at £27million, could even be registered in time for tonight's FA Cup third round clash with derby rivals Liverpool.

But if Tosun does sign, Calvert-Lewin could falling down the pecking order if pressure comes on Allardyce to play his big-money signing.

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