After the game, Lampard praised Iwobi for his display, specifically pointing out how he dictated the pace in the middle of the park alongside Abdoulaye Doucoure.
Iwobi has revealed what transpired before the first fixture of the season.
“I had a meeting with the manager before the game who told me – especially when we are going on the attack – that I should look around and be aware of my surroundings,” Iwobi told EvertonTV as quoted by the club’s official website.
long way to go.”
Iwobi, who managed more completed passes during the game than any other Everton player (38), also discussed how the fans have always pushed and given him the freedom to express himself.