Morgan Schneiderlin posts on Twitter; Everton fans respond

Manchester City's Nigerian striker Kelechi Iheanacho (L) vies with Everton's newly signed French midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin (R) during the English Premier League football match between...

Morgan Schneiderlin impressed for Everton on Saturday evening.

Idrissa Gueye of Everton celebrates scoring his side's second goal with team mates whilst embracing Morgan Schneiderlin during the Premier League match between Huddersfield Town and...

Morgan Schneiderlin has reacted on Twitter to Everton's draw with Wolverhampton Wanderers on Saturday.

The Toffees kicked off their Premier League campaign with a 2-2 draw away to the newly-promoted side, but that does not tell the whole story.

Everton had to play with 10 men for around 50 minutes after Phil Jagielka's straight red card, when Marco Silva's side were leading 1-0 through Richarlison.

Ruben Neves equalised shortly before the half-time break, but Richarlison struck again to defy the visitors' numerical disadvantage, though Raul Jimenez equalised on 80 minutes.


It was a so-so evening for Everton, but a particularly good one for Schneiderlin.

The French midfielder isn't universally adored by fans of the Goodison Park side and hasn't been hugely popular since joining for £20 million in January 2017.

But he was impressive at Molineux and quite a lot of Everton supporters acknowledged his performance on Twitter:

It was indeed a solid outing from the former Manchester United and Southampton man, but consistency issues have plagued his career on Merseyside, so even the most optimistic Everton fans won't be reading too much into what could turn out to be another stand-out display in isolation.

Morgan Schneiderlin of Everton arrives at the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Everton and Southampton at Goodison Park on May 5, 2018 in Liverpool, England.

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