Early reports suggesting new Everton signing Gerard Deulofeu will miss the start of the new season look to be a little wide of the mark after the pacey winger suffered a hamstring problem last weekend.
Barcelona winger Gerard Deulofeu could be on the verge of a return to Goodison Park for a bargain £3 million.
Gerard Deulofeu's hamstring injury was confirmed by the Everton medical staff, and a five week convalescence is expected.
Everton winger Gerard Deulofeu's hamstring injury sustained during the Toffee's clash with Fulham has been assessed and the loanee is thought to be out for up to five weeks.
Gerard Deulofeu looks set to be out "for some time" after damaging his hamstring during his 2nd Premier League start for Everton in their 4-1 dismantling of Fulham.
Gerard Deulofeu scored what would prove to be the winning goal in Everton's 4-0 destruction of Stoke City in Week 13.
Gerard Deulofeu had an impressive summer of international competition and has brought that form to his first start for Everton in the Capital One Cup.