Former Everton striker Yakubu has backed Richarlison to be among the top goal scorers in the Premier League this season.
The former Watford wide man has been pushed into a forward role by Everton boss Marco Silva and Yakubu , who was back at the club recently, has tipped the Brazilian international to get better and better at the club.
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“Richarlison is smart and clever,” says the former Blues frontman. “I have watched him since he was at Watford. If he continues to do what he is doing, you will see the improvement.
“He is going to be a top striker. I think he can be right up there in the goalscoring charts.” Meanwhile the player himself is enjoying life and would also like to stay among the top scorers in the league, he has found the back of the net 11 times in 22 appearances for both club and country this term.
He told the website: “I would also like to stay among the top scorers in the league. “But the most important thing is to win matches and I am going to work hard to make that happen.”Copyright © 2020 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.