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Everton add European duo to pre-season schedule

Everton have have confirmed they have entered the Algarve Football Cup and will now play pre-season friendlies against Lille and Porto.

The Toffees have entered the three-team mini tournament in manager Marco Silva's homeland and will take part in the event over a single weekend between Friday, July 20 to Sunday, July 22.

Silva's side will face Ligue 1 outfit Lille on July 21, with kick-off at 8pm (local time) before facing Portuguese champions Porto at 8pm (local time) the following day.

The competition will give Silva a good opportunity to see his entire squad in action, with the Portuguese tactician likely to field two different sides for each game.

These latest fixtures have been added to Everton's previously established schedule which includes games against Bury (July 18), Blackburn Rovers (July 26 ) and Valencia (August 4).

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