Everton sign Aiden McGeady from Spartak Moscow for undisclosed fee

McGeady introduces himself to the Goodison faithful. Photo: PA

Everton have announced the signing of former Celtic winger Aiden McGeady from Spartak Moscow.

There had been speculation the 27-year-old Irishman would sign a pre-contract agreement with the Toffees but he will move to Merseyside immediately having agreed a permanent deal.

McGeady was paraded to supporters at Goodison Park prior to their Barclays Premier League game against Norwich.

McGeady has signed a four-and-a-half year deal with the Merseysiders after the clubs agreed an undisclosed fee.

McGeady spent six years with Celtic before moving to Russia for £9.5million in 2010.

The news sees Goodison boss Roberto Martinez finally land his man having been linked with him while at Wigan a year ago.

McGeady has signed on a four-and-a-half year deal. Credit: PA