Gary Lineker says Richarlison bargain signing for Everton at £40m

Ruben Neves of Wolverhampton Wanderers is fouled by Richarlison of Everton during the Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Everton FC at Molineux on August 11, 2018 in...

Richarlison joined Everton from Watford in the summer transfer window and scored twice against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Richarlison of Everton scores his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Everton FC at Molineux on August 11, 2018 in Wolverhampton, United...

Gary Lineker has stated on social networking site Twitter that Richarlison has been a bargain signing for Watford at £40 million.

The former Everton striker made the comment on Twitter following the Toffees’ 2-2 draw with Wolverhampton Wanderers away from home in the Premier League on Saturday evening.

Richarlison was the star of the show for the Toffees, as the winger scored both the goals for the Merseyside outfit at the Molineux Stadium.

 

The 21-year-old Brazilian winger - who joined Everton from Premier League rivals Watford in the summer transfer window for a fee reported by The Guardian to be worth £40 million - scored first in the 17th minute and then on 67 minutes.

Former Tottenham Hotspur and Everton striker Lineker was following the match, and he stated on Twitter that Richarlison is a bargain at £40m.

Richarlison of Everton celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Everton FC at Molineux on August 11,...

Over the course of the 90 minutes at the Molineux Stadium on Saturday evening, visitors Everton had 43% of the possession, took six shots of which five were on target, and earned six corners, according to BBC Sport.

Ruben Neves of Wolverhampton Wanderers is fouled by Richarlison of Everton during the Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Everton FC at Molineux on August 11, 2018 in...

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