Alex Iwobi: Why I Left Arsenal For Everton
The Nigeria international moved to Merseyside on transfer deadline day to become the seventh summer signing by Marco Silva. Alex Iwobi revealed the desire to make a name for himself and to shake off the ‘youngster' tag at Arsenal propelled him to join Everton.
The 23-year-old teamed up with the Toffees on transfer deadline day, becoming the seventh
The forward also lauded the other summer signings by the Toffees and hopes manager Marco Silva will help them to achieve great success with the club. It is exciting times for Everton. I was able to look at the transfers and players they have brought in, some great talent he continued. It is not just me. There were quality players here before [the summer] and they are still here. The manager has worked with Richarlison for a long while and made a name for him. Hopefully he can do the same for not just me but Moise Kean and a few others who came in, too. Iwobi is yet to make his debut for Everton after missing their Premier League opener against Crystal Palace last weekend. The forward could be involved when the Toffees take on Watford in their next league game on Saturday.