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Everton's Bilyaletdinov admits international week delaying adjustment

New Everton signing Diniyar Bilyaletdinov admits international week has delayed plans to get to know his new teammates.

"We have two games with the national team, in Moscow then in Cardiff, so that's only four hours away," he told evertonTV.

"It's a very big training ground and it's very good. The swimming pool, the gym, they are very good and they can help to get good results.

"I know Jo from playing for CSKA and I also know (Steven) Pienaar, (Mikel) Arteta, (Tim) Howard, Phil Neville and (Marouane) Fellaini - he's a big guy!

"My position is left-sided but not as a winger, I come inside then go outside. Last year I played on the right - I prefer the left but it's not a problem, from the right I can cut in and shoot more than from the left."

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