Gueye signs new long-term Everton deal

Idrissa Gueye has become a fans favourite since his move from Aston Villa. Credit: PA

Everton defensive midfielder Idrissa Gana Gueye has signed a new long-term contract which ties him to the Premier League club until June 2022.

The 28-year-old Senegal international has scored three goals in 64 appearances for the Toffees since moving to Goodison Park from Aston Villa 18 months ago.

He told the club's official website: "Everton is the right place for me and this is why I have signed my new deal. I am very happy to sign a new contract with Everton. I believe in my team and I believe in this club."