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MILESTONES FOR PAIR

Posted on 26 August 2006  - 12:00

Edgar Davids and Jermain Defoe will clock up personal career milestones if they feature against Everton this afternoon.

Edgar Davids and Jermain Defoe will clock up personal career milestones if they feature against Everton this afternoon.

For Edgar, if he steps out against the Toffees it will be the 350th league appearance of his career.

The midfielder's current tally of 349 games comprises 106 for Ajax, 19 for AC Milan, 159 for Juventus, 18 for Barcelona, 14 for Inter Milan and 33 for us since August 2005. He made his league debut for Ajax against RKC Waalwijk on September 6, 1991. He has scored 30 league goals.

England striker Jermain will make his 100th appearance in our colours if he plays against Everton.

To date, he has featured in 88 Premiership matches, scoring 29 goals and 11 domestic cup matches, adding a further nine goals.

With thanks to Club historian Andy Porter....