Jonjoe Kenny joins Hertha Berlin after leaving Everton

The 25-year-old turned down a new deal with the Toffees.
Jonjoe Kenny has joined Hertha Berlin after his contract expired at Everton (Mike Egerton/PA)

Jonjoe Kenny has joined Hertha Berlin after his contract expired at Everton (Mike Egerton/PA)

By Carl Markham, PA

Former Everton defender Jonjoe Kenny has joined Hertha Berlin on a three-year contract after turning down an offer to extend his stay at Goodison Park.

The 25-year-old, who made 21 appearances last season, was offered renewed terms by the Toffees but has opted for a new challenge in the Bundesliga with a club who finished one place above the relegation zone.

“The club made it clear how much they wanted me. I’m pleased to be here,” the right-back, who spent the 2019-20 season on loan at Schalke, told herthabsc.com.


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