Squad number - On Loan
- Born: 23/09/1997
- Birthplace: Liverpool
- Nationality: English
Callum Connolly - Profile
Callum Connolly became a first-year scholar at Everton in June 2014.
The Liverpool-born youngster, who first joined the Club's Academy as a nine-year-old, can play as a defender or midfielder.
Athletic with good passing ability, Connolly had the opportunity to represent Bulgaria, yet represented England Under-17s and Under-18s and was part of the Young Lions' squad that participated in the 2014 Algarve Tournament against Portugal, Holland and Germany.
His versatility was shown in the 2013/14 league title-winning campaign as he featured at full-back and defensive midfield.
In July 2015, Connolly signed his first professional contract, keeping him at the Club until the end of 2016/17.
On 3 March 2016, he joined League One side Barnsley on a one-month loan deal. He made his debut two days later, in a 3–1 win over Walsall at the Bescot Stadium.
Then on 16th April 2016, Callum made an impressive first team debut replacing Seamus Coleman for the 2nd half against Southampton FC.
19th July 2016 saw versatile youngster Connolly extend his stay with the Blues by putting pen-to-paper on a three-year deal that will run until the summer of 2019.
On Sunday 11th Jone 2017, Callum was part of the squad that won the u20 World Cup beating Venezuala 1-0 in the final.
On 31st August 2017, Callum signed a season-long loan switch to Championship club Ipswich Town.