Everton sign Bernard, Mina, Gomes in final hour of window

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Everton Football Club left their business late and Marco Silva will be a happy man with their haul as the summer window closed.

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The Toffees first announced that free agent Bernard had arrived with the Brazil international leaving Shakhtar Donetsk.

And moments later Barcelona revealed that Colombia center back Yerry Mina is heading to Everton for a $36.6 million fee, while then saying a few moments later that midfielder Andre Gomes will also arrive at Goodison Park on loan for 2018-19.

Below is a statement from Barca on the deal for Mina.

“FC Barcelona and Everton FC have reached an agreement over the transfer of the player Yerry Mina. The English club will pay FC Barcelona 30.25 million euros plus 1.5 million euros in variables. The Club reserves the right to buy back the player. FC Barcelona would like to publicly express their thanks to Yerry Mina for his commitment and dedication and wishes him all the best for the future.”

Portuguese international Gomes arrives from the Nou Camp on a season-long loan as Everton added three players on Deadline Day to join new boys Lucas Digne and Richarlison.

“FC Barcelona and Everton FC have reached an agreement over the loan of the player Andre Gomes for the 2018/19 season. The English club will pay FC Barcelona 2.25 million euros for the season long loan and will also pay the player’s wages.”

What a final day of the window for the Toffees.