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31 May 2010

Beckford moves to Everton

Jermaine Beckford - EvertonAfter securing promotion with Leeds Utd and scoring 31 times last season, Jermaine Beckford has agreed to join Premiership side Everton on a free transfer following months of speculation.

The forward, who has scored over 70 goals for Leeds, has been one of the most consistent strikers in the Football League for the last few seasons and he is now eager to get off the mark in the Premiership. Speaking after the announcement Jermaine added:

“I want to test myself at the highest level, It is a club I can learn from and it can help me develop into a better player. Fingers crossed, I can be really involved in taking this club where it wants to be.”




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