Everton have completed the signing of attacking midfielder James Rodriguez from Real Madrid in Spain, and the player will be wearing the #19 shirt for the Toffees.
Rodriguez wore the coveted #10 jersey at Porto between 2010-13, keeping that for this sole season in France at AS Monaco. At the Bernabeu, he retained the number on a star-studded side before switching to #11 for this two years in the Bundesliga. Back at Real last season, he wore #16.
The 29-year-old from Colombia will be joining his countryman Yerry Mina at the Blues and his former manager Carlo Ancelotti from Real Madrid and Bayern Munich. After joining the Toffees, Rodriguez said -
“I’m a winner… a real winner. I like to win things and I’m convinced we can have a great season.