Everton’s Brazilian ahead Richarlison has signed a contract extension till 2024 with the English Premier League membership.
The 22-year-old joined from Watford for a payment of round STG 40 million ($A76 million) kilos as supervisor Marco Silva’s first Everton recruit in July 2018 and has scored 20 objectives for the membership in all competitions.
“I intend to be right here a very long time,” Richarlison, who has earned 19 caps for Brazil, advised the membership’s web site.
“This was the membership which gave me the chance to point out my soccer.
“It was right here I managed to get a spot within the Brazil nationwide crew and it was right here I’ve scored a lot of objectives within the Premier League… now it is time to proceed the main target and to make the followers completely happy.”
Richarlison’s prolonged deal will come as a lift to struggling Everton earlier than the Merseyside derby with Premier League leaders Liverpool at Anfield on Wednesday.
Silva is underneath stress following a string of poor outcomes that leaves the membership hovering simply in regards to the relegation zone.
However Richarlison mentioned: “He has my belief and the belief of the entire group.
“It is us on the pitch and we need to assist him as a lot as doable as a result of Marco Silva is a superb particular person.”