Everton chairman Bill Kenwright said it will be "tough for all Evertonians to say goodbye" to David Moyes after he decided to join Manchester United next season.
Kenwright added that "we've had a really good 11 years with David."
David Moyes will hold his weekly press conference this afternoon but will not answer questions about Manchester United manager.
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