Everton sign Sandro Ramírez from Málaga to take summer spend past £60m

The Spain Under-21 global has put pen to paper on a four-year deal at Goodison Park after the Toffees activated the £5.3million buyout clause in his contract with Malaga.The 21-year-old netted twice in 17 games for Barcelona before switching to their La Liga rivals last year.Sky Sports News presenter Jim White claimed on Twitter that Sandro will wear the number nine shirt on Merseyside, and Campbell, a previous owner of that number during his six-year spell at Goodison Park, has told the Spanish marksman to wear it with pride.While the desire to put off an announcement made sense from the player’s point of view, Everton would love to finally get this one across the line especially with the busy early summer schedule coming up due to the Europa League qualifiers they play later this month.The signing of Sandro has now taken their summer spending past £60m. I’m hoping I can get to know my teammates as soon as possible, and want to adapt to the football and the way of life in the city.The Spain Under-21 worldwide – who had a reported buyout clause of €6million (£5.3m) – is the latest recruit of a busy transfer window for Toffees boss Ronald Koeman, who has already brought in the likes of Jordan Pickford and Davy Klaassen.Keane, 24, is expected to undergo a medical before completing the formalities of his move.The post Everton announce £5.25m signing of Sandro Ramirez appeared first on The Nation Nigeria.