Red Bulls acquire Everton’s Tim Cahill – Metro US

Red Bulls acquire Everton’s Tim Cahill

English Premier League side Everton announced on their website shortly after 5 p.m. that midfielder Tim Cahill is leaving the club to join the Red Bulls.

A source close to the situation confirmed the deal to Metro New York.

Cahill, a 32-year-old midfielder, made 32 appearances in all competitions for the “Toffees” and scored three goals. A hard working, industrious midfielder, Cahill became a fan favorite at Goodison Park for his strong, deep runs into the attacking third and his passion for the team.

He was given a red card after his final match with Everton following an altercation with a Newcastle player.

An Australian international, Cahill will likely be the Red Bulls’ third and final designated player.

Follow Red Bulls beat writer Kristian Dyer on Twitter @KristianRDyer for extensive news and updates from practice.

More from our Sister Sites