Young Striker Signs Professional Deal

Young Under 18s forward Coby Ebere has signed his first professional contract with Everton. The forward who has impressed for Leighton Baines Under 18 side has penned a three-year deal with the club until the end of June 2025.

Ebere, 17 operates mainly from wide areas, has a good turn of pace and has already scored this season for the 18s in their 2-3 defeat at Nottingham Forest on the opening day of the season.

Ebere has been part of Everton’s academy since he was 11 years of age and becomes the latest young player to sign pro-forms with the Toffees.