Everton frustrated by Yerry Mina returning from Colombia duty injured

• We warned about playing two games in four days – Marco Silva
• £28m defender has made on 12 league appearances for Everton

Marco Silva has said Everton warned Colombia not to overload Yerry Mina before the £28m defender suffered a hamstring injury that will consign him to another extended spell on the sidelines.

Everton’s summer signing from Barcelona was taken off on a stretcher in Colombia’s friendly defeat in South Korea on Tuesday. Scans have confirmed he faces several weeks out. The 24-year-old has made only 12 Premier League appearances in a debut season blighted by injury and having played all of the 2-0 win over Chelsea before the international break, his club’s medical staff advised their Colombian counterparts against starting him in both their matches.

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