The 19-year-old, who enjoyed a rich vein of form for Everton U-18s last season beefore his progress was disrupted by injury, has been hoping to make the step up to Everton's Under-23s this season but has been handed a chance in the National League with his hometown club.
Brewster went straight into the team and scored on his debut in a 3-2 win over Wrexham.
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1 Posted 01/01/2017 at 11:30:26
Tranmere or Wigan would have been ideal, see if he could do it at an alright little level.
Maybe this is the spring board for another deal next season to a more competitive league before kicking back on with us.
2 Posted 01/01/2017 at 14:25:58
Wigan are 3 leagues higher. Far too high for him at this stage.
3 Posted 01/01/2017 at 15:51:16
4 Posted 01/01/2017 at 16:17:14
5 Posted 01/01/2017 at 16:27:09
6 Posted 01/01/2017 at 19:33:47
7 Posted 01/01/2017 at 20:00:23
8 Posted 01/01/2017 at 20:42:59
10 Posted 01/01/2017 at 21:07:17
(I'll get my coat..)
11 Posted 01/01/2017 at 23:43:02
12 Posted 02/01/2017 at 00:37:13
Meanwhile Koeman has told Brewster his career will be judged a failure if he doesn't leave Everton and play for Barcelona.
13 Posted 02/01/2017 at 00:57:37
Didn't realise Tranmere had dropped down so far tbh, maybe Wigan might be too big a jump, but at the same time Brewster is 19 not 16.
14 Posted 02/01/2017 at 06:51:04
15 Posted 02/01/2017 at 09:29:30
16 Posted 02/01/2017 at 14:33:08
17 Posted 02/01/2017 at 19:39:24
McAleny is on loan at Wigan and has made 13 appearances scoring 4 goals.
18 Posted 03/01/2017 at 00:31:02
19 Posted 03/01/2017 at 05:52:59
Anthony(#18), wasn't Grant recently returned from being on loan to Ipswich as he wasn't getting match time?
20 Posted 03/01/2017 at 06:47:34
There is nothing indicating he is currently on loan. I believe he is still at Finch Farm but has appeared in just two U23 games, both in the EFL Trophy.
If it means anything, he wore the the #68 shirt in those games, down the pecking order from his previous #35. But Martinez gave him a nice three-year contract so he may not leave until the summer.
21 Posted 03/01/2017 at 21:24:11
He must not be anywhere near the same level as Calvert-Lewin who's less than 12 months older and Anthony Evans who is younger than him and who has been an U23 regular for 2 years. Fraser Hornby is also creating a stir for the U18s with his goals and skills.
Doesn't look good for Brewster at Premier League level.
22 Posted 04/01/2017 at 11:04:25
It's a tough one for Brewster to break into our U23s even with Niasse, Calvert-Lewin, being played at 9, Dowell and Charsley getting two of other attacking positions, then Dyson and Duffus also in the mix.
Hopefully he will get regular goals and make a career for himself in a higher league but you'd have to say not at Premier League level.