Rafa Benitez said to trigger Everton’s new striking trio after Riyad Mahrez claim – .

Rafa Benitez said to trigger Everton’s new striking trio after Riyad Mahrez claim – .

Former Everton winger Pat Nevin believes the Blues can become a ‘attacking force’ this season if Rafael Benitez makes the most of Moise Kean and Demarai Gray alongside Dominic Calvert-Lewin.
Kean returned to the club after a successful loan to PSG last season, in which the Italian striker scored 13 goals in 26 league appearances.

There has been speculation about the future of the 21-year-old, who still has three years on his contract at the club.

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While a move this summer remains a possibility, Nevin believes Kean could still have a lot to offer Goodison Park.

“I watched Moise Kean before he came to Everton, and thought it would be one of the best deals in club history,” Nevin told TribalFootball.com (on behalf of British Gambler) .

“He looked amazing before he got there, but it just hasn’t worked out for him so far.

“If Rafa can get the best of him alongside Dominic Calvert-Lewin, then they will be a force of attack. “

However, it’s not just Kean that Nevin is excited to see in action.

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The 57-year-old has claimed Gray could be the real difference maker for the Toffees, following his summer transfer from Bayer Leverkusen.

“Demarai Gray may be the big one, he’s an incredible talent and there were times in Leicester where he looked like the next Riyad Mahrez,” Nevin said.

“If Rafa can get the best of him and Moise Kean then Everton will have a very good season. ”


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