Everton Football Club have confirmed the appointment of Graeme Sharp to its Board of Directors.
Sharp, who for the past 20 years has been serving in an ambassadorial role for the club, will become a non-executive Director.
Sharp said: “This Club is in my blood. I have enjoyed many great days as a Blue – and joining the Board and being able to play a part in shaping Everton’s future is one of the greatest honours of all.
“I look forward to working with my fellow Board members and take my responsibility as a custodian of our great Club very seriously.”
Everton Chairman Bill Kenwright added: “We were determined to have someone join us with not only great knowledge of Everton but also extensive football insight and experience.Someone who could support and challenge. And in Sharpy’s case we’ve got this in abundance.”