Everton releases squad for Down Under tour

Everton have released their squad for July’s tour of Australia.

Everton have released their squad for July’s tour of Australia.

The English Premier League club will face reigning A-League champions Sydney FC, newcomers Melbourne Heart and the pride of Queensland the Brisbane Roar in a three-match Down Under in mid-July.

Today, the Toffees released their squad for the tour which includes skipper Phil Neville, key defenders Leighton Baines and Phil Jagielka, French striker Louis Saha and Spanish playmaker Mikel Arteta and will be lead by manager David Moyes.

Everton’s Australian star, Tim Cahill, has confirmed he will play in at least two of the matches depending on how the Soceroos perform at the World Cup.

Everton Down Under touring squad

Goalkeepers

Iain Turner
John Ruddy

Defenders

Leighton Baines
Phil Jagielka
Seamus Coleman
Shkodran Mustafi
Sylvain Distin
Tony Hibbert

Midfielders

Adam Forshaw
Diniyar Bilyaletdinov
Jack Rodwell
James Wallace
Leon Osman
Marouane Fellaini
Mikel Arteta
Philip Neville
Tim Cahill

Forwards

James Vaughan
Jermaine Beckford
Jose Baxter
Kieran Agard
Louis Saha
Lukas Jutkiewicz
Victor Anichebe

Match and ticketing details

Saturday 10 July 2010, Sydney
Sydney FC v Everton
ANZ Stadium
Gates open: 5.30pm
Kick-off: 7.30pm
Tickets available from Ticketek, www.ticketek.com.au
Telephone 132 849 or 1300 364 001 (groups)

Wednesday 14 July 2010, Melbourne
Melbourne Heart v Everton
Etihad Stadium
Gates open: 6.00pm
Kick-off: 7.30pm
Tickets available from Ticketmaster, www.ticketmaster.com.au
Telephone 136 100 or 03 9685 2477 (groups)

Saturday 17 July 2010, Brisbane
Brisbane Roar v Everton
Suncorp Stadium
Gates open: 6.00pm
Kick-off: 7.30pm
Tickets available from Ticketek, www.ticketek.com.au
Telephone 132 849 or 1300 364 001 (groups)

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