PHOTO: Naismith all smiles as he signs new Everton deal

Everton forward Steven Naismith has agreed a new contract extension with the club.

Everton have announced the positive news that Steven Naismith has signed a three-year extension to his current contract with the club.

The Scottish forward is one of the most versatile and hard working players in the attack of Roberto Martinez’ side and it’s superb news to have his immediate future at the club covered.

Naismith looked delighted as he signed the deal, with Martinez preparing Everton for an important Christmas and New Year period.

It was a difficult start to the season for the club, with the defence heavily criticised but performances have slowly improve and Naismith has been at the centre of many of Everton’s best performances.

The side created some momentum with a solid 3-1 win against QPR at the start of this week and they’ll now be looking to carry that forward into this weekend’s game against Southampton.

A win for the Toffees would move the side into the top eight.

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