Manchester United had been competing with the Toffees for Mina, but the Old Trafford club pulled out of negotiations that morning.
Everton, who finished eighth in the Premier League last season, have always been viewed as the side most likely to mount a challenge to break into the illustrious top six.
'The manager made me feel confident I wanted to play here because of what he's done in the past.
Bernard was the first to be announced on a free transfer after his contract with Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk ran out at the end of the past season.
He cited Marco Silva as a key reason behind leaving Catalonia for England and claimed that "everyone in Portugal" knows of the 41-year-old's "qualities" as a manager in his interview with Everton's site.
Mina also said that speaking with Lucas Digne and fellow newcomer Andre Gomes helped him decide that Everton was his preferred destination.
Asked specifically about his chat with Silva, he continued: 'I did not need a lot of convincing.
Mina has signed on a permanent five-year deal worth €30million (approx £27.2million), while Portugal global Gomes has arrived at Goodison on a one-season loan.
The Merseyside club, who appointed Portuguese manager Marco Silva during the off-season, could add a fourth deadline day signing after the Liverpool Echo reported they had submitted a deal sheet in the hope of completing paperwork for a loan for Chelsea centre half Kurt Zouma.
Currently, abortion in the South American nation is only allowed in cases of rape or if it endangers the mother's health. There are three exceptions: if a woman is raped, pregnancy puts her life in danger, or a fetus is brain-dead.
But Hinkel said he believes life in prison without parole serves the same goal and is the moral choice for him as a Catholic. His spokeswoman did not return messages about whether the pope's statement might shift Abbott's view.
Kate Kane is the second Batwoman in DC Comics' history, with the first being Kathy Kane, Bruce's aunt and Kate's mother. Rose will debut as Batwoman in this year's DC-CW crossover before spinning off into a solo pilot and potential series.
Sony has today announced that 500 million PlayStations have been sold worldwide and to celebrate, they're doing something special. Another serial number to keep an eye out for is 01013, which is the United States launch date of PSVR.
Melania Trump was born Melania Knavs in what was then the communist country of Yugoslavia and later changed her surname to Knauss. Their son-in-law has frequently attacked USA immigration laws, calling them the "dumbest laws on immigration in the world".
The operation will be extended to all districts of Shabwa and neighbouring provinces such as Abyan and Aden, the interim capital. Residents remain apprehensive of disarmament because of lack of confidence in the authorities.
A video distributed by the Israeli army appeared to show a tank striking a military post in the Gaza Strip. The men were both claimed as members of the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades, a violent wing of Hamas .
Where can I watch the England vs India Test match live? Only four Tests between an Asian team and England have ended in draws. Tendulkar will not have the opportunity to ring the bell on Day 2 as he has left for India , according to reports.
Tottenham were keen to take two United players, although the identity of the second player is unknown as yet. Then with Brexit it's worse because the cost is 30 per cent more. "It's a fearless decision".
We understand that if any other country claims that they are part of its national territory, this may have severe consequences. Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz during a press conference in the Georgian capital Tbilisi on Tuesday.
Paul Manafort trial Day 8
After about five minutes, the judge and lawyers returned to their positions, and Downing appeared to have lost the battle. He also refused to let them ask Manafort's former business associate Rick Gates about his reported extramarital affairs.
Tribune Media terminates deal to be bought by Sinclair
The Maryland company did not immediately respond early Thursday to a request for comment from The Associated Press. Sinclair is the nation's largest local broadcaster, reaching about 4 in 10 USA households through TV stations.