Everton have completed the signing of Nathangelo Markelo from Dutch 2nd division side FC Volendam.
The 18-year-old centre-back, who can also fill in at right back will go straight into under-23 squad as David Unsworth begins is preparations for their Premier League 2 title defance.
The Holland Under-18’s international signs a three year deal with The Toffees.
He becomes the second youngster to leave Volendam this summer after Vicente Besuijen joined Italian side Roma this week.
Markelo is Everton’s fourth signing of the summer transfer window following Jordan Pickford, Sandro Ramirez and fellow dutchman Davy Klaassen.