Everton had completed the signing of Monaco defender Djibril Sidibe on a season-long loan.

The transfer deal includes an option to make the contract permanent signing at the end of the season.

Sidibe won the 2016-2017 Ligue 1 with Monaco and was part of France international team that succeeded the 2018 Fifa World cup.

The 27-year-old joined Monaco in 2016 from Lille and scored six goals in 114 appearances for Monaco.

Marco Silva the Everton boss said “it’s good to have different options in various position and with Sidibe and Coleman, we presently have two exceptional-quality right-backs.

He added: “Sidibe has proved to me he has a real passion to play for this club and be part of the great things we are trying to build.”

Sidibe is Everton‘s sixth signing of the summer after goalkeeper Jonas Lossl, midfielders Andre Gomes, Fabian Delph and Jean-Philippe Gbamin, and striker Moise Kean.

They also looking forward to bring in  Crystal Palace Winger Wilfred Zaha before the end of the transfer window, they had made a bid of £30m for Arsenal starlet Alex Iwobi but it was rejected by the Gunners.

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