By Can Erozden
ANKARA (AA) - English Premier League club Everton signed Portuguese midfielder Andre Gomes from Spanish football powerhouse Barcelona late Tuesday.
"We are delighted to confirm the permanent signing of Andre Gomes on a five-year deal from Barcelona," Everton said on Twitter to announce their new signing.
Everton stated on website that the English club has purchased 25-year-old Portuguese international Gomes from Barcelona for £22 million ($27.9 million) and he inked a five-year deal keeping him at Everton until June 2024.
The UEFA Euro 2016 winner, Gomes was on loan at Everton last season, scoring one goal in 27 Premier League appearances.