Everton have signed Demarai Grey from Bayer Leverkusen for round £1.6m, bringing an finish to his temporary spell within the Bundesliga.
Grey arrived in Florida, the place Everton are holding a pre-season coaching camp, to endure a medical on Thursday.
The 25-year-old winger has signed a three-year cope with the Toffees, who’ve the choice to increase it by an additional 12 months.
Grey advised evertontv that new Toffees boss Rafa Benitez was a key motive for his determination to maneuver to Goodison Park, saying: “I am delighted to be again within the Premier League at such a giant membership and I am excited to play with the workforce and get to work.
“Talking to the supervisor and [director of football] Marcel Manufacturers, I had a very good really feel for the membership and I really feel it is a place the place I can proceed to develop.
“The supervisor, along with his ambition and what he has received previously, is vital and we’ll look to push ahead and compete with the highest golf equipment. I believe a membership of this magnitude has all of the potential to be proper up there.
“Everton are a really huge membership and the principle goal is to be pushing and competing again up there within the desk. I wish to work exhausting on the coaching pitch and work my hardest for the membership on the pitch.”
Grey solely joined Leverkusen in January after a five-year spell with Leicester.
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