PHOTO: Lacina Traore with the Everton Shirt
Everton unveiled new signing Lacina Traore today, with the giant Ivory Coast striker joining the Toffees until the end of the season.
The forward, at 6ft 8in, breaks the record of Birmingham’s Nicola Zigic for tallest striker ever in the Premier League, and moves to Goodison Park from the principality for the remainder of the season.
However, Everton boss Roberto Martinez warned that Traore is much more than just a target man,
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Traore scored 12 goals in 24 league appearances for Russian side Anzhi last season, and moves to England just weeks after signing for mega-rich Monaco.
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