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Everton make informal contact with Juventus midfielder

Premier League outfit Everton have had informal contacts with Juventus midfielder Adrien Rabiot according to reports. The French midfielder has been seriously linked with a move to the Premier League this summer and Everton, being managed by his former boss at PSG, Carlo Ancelotti, are interested in signing him. The Italian gaffer requires someone in his team to control the tempo of the midfield, and also control possession for the Toffees in the middle of the pack. Therefore, Rabiot could be the ideal candidate to do this as both of them have a working relationship in their time together at Paris Saint-Germain. Rabiot made the move to join Juventus in Serie A, a move that has seen his development stall due to lack of regular first-team action under Maurizio Sarri. Therefore, h...

Everton in talks with agent of Adrien Rabiot

A report by La Gazzetta dello Sport (via Football Italia), suggests that Premier League club Everton have opened talks with the agent of Juventus midfielder Adrien Rabiot. The agent known as Veronique is the player's mother. The Toffees tried to sign the France international in January but didn't succeed. Since then, the player has continued to struggle with breaking into the Old Ladies' first eleven after arriving from Paris Saint-Germain last summer. The player is keen on a move away from Turin with the likes of Manchester United under Ole Gunnar Solksjaer also interested in signing him according to reports. However, it appears the Merseyside outfit is leading the race for Adrien Rabiot's signature presently. READ: Two test positive for coronavirus at Dynamo Dresden It ca...
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Everton hold talks for Todibo

Everton have set their sights on another Barcelona star with Carlo Ancelotti reportedly keen on a move for defender Jean-Clair Todibo. The Italian boss wants to boost his defensive line ahead of the 2020/21 campaign after having a hard time choosing his favorite defensive pairing this season. Everton are confident they've won the race to sign Lille starlet Gabriel in a £25m deal but want more reinforcements in defense. READ: UEFA give Leagues May 25 ultimatum to provide restart proposals The trio of Mason Holgate, Yerry Mina, and Michael Keane have been rotated often this season and the pursuit of Todibo is a pointer that one of them could be sold in the summer. Todibo joined Barcelona just over 12 months ago from Ligue 1 outfit Toulouse but appears to be surplus to requir...

Moise Kean linked with a return to the Serie A

Moise Kean is being linked with a return to the Serie A with Inter the latest club eyeing a move for the player this summer. Reports in Italy and England suggest that Inter Milan are looking to offer £25m for the former Juventus star to pair him with Romelu Lukaku and Lautaro Martinez. READ: Ozil refuses Arsenal’s 12.5% pay cut alongside two other players Kean joined Everton last year in a £23m move that was considered a major coup for one of the most promising youngsters in Europe. However, he has struggled in the Premier League since then, before the sacking of Marco Silva in December and the appointment of Carlo Ancelotti. His prospects appear to have improved under Ancelotti as he improved considerably and scored his first goal for the club earlier this year.

Van Dijk – Reds will not dwell on Champions League exit

Van Dijk has insisted that the Reds will not allow their exit from the UEFA Champions League to affect their confidence ahead of their triumph in the 2019/20 Premier League. Liverpool are just 2 wins away from lifting the domestic trophy for the first time in 30 years and that is what the players will use as a reminder to help them stay motivated and prepare for the Merseyside derby on Monday. “I think we did everything we could to win the game. We were outstanding for 95 minutes,” said the Holland captain. “We were intense, we dominated, won the ball, won a lot of second balls and put in a lot of work and heart in the challenges. “The only thing is we are out of the Champions League. But we are back in on Friday and then everybody has to be ready for another intense game and w...

Ancelotti – It didn’t end well with Napoli, I’m relieved at Everton

Everton boss Carlo Ancelotti has opened up about his return to the Premier League, his dismissal from Napoli and his work in England in a chat with Corriere della Sera via Calciomercato.com today.  "Do I, Vialli, Zola, Ranieri seem relieved in England? Well, they're right! If you're used to Italian football, find another world. I'm not talking about the intensity of the game, that's not what makes the difference. It's a different environment here. In England you're not offended, for example. The insults are annoying. In some Italian stadiums, you get the impression that people hate you, maybe because you changed teams. A guy sits behind the bench and throws insults at you for 90 minutes. Here, it's unthinkable.” The 60-year-old then went on to speak about the rivalry with local rival...

Cenk Tosun joins Palace on loan until the end of the season

Turkish international Cenk Tosun has joined Crystal Palace on loan from Everton until the end of the 2019/20 season. The striker has scored 118 goals in his 10-year professional footballing career spanning across three countries and three different football leagues. Shortly after signing the deal to join the Eagles, Crystal Palace Chairman Steve Parish said: "We're delighted to have secured Cenk's services for the remainder of this season. We've enjoyed a great first half of the campaign and Cenk's arrival will bolster our squad as we push for a top-half Premier League finish. Cenk has a proven record as a goalscorer and we've admired him for some time, so I'm very pleased to welcome him to Crystal Palace." GET THE LATEST FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS FOR TODAY Live Football Streaming ...

Schalke 04 offer Bentaleb to Everton and Villa

Former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Nabil Bentaleb has been offered to several Premier League clubs by Schalke 04 including Aston Villa and Everton. Bentaleb joined the Bundesliga outfit from Spurs in 2017 and reportedly wants to return to the Premier League according to a report from The Times. The 25-year-old Algerian midfielder hasn't played any part for the Bundesliga side due to unprofessional behavior including failing to report for German lessons. READ: West Ham agree loan deal in principle for Gedson Fernandes Schalke are not interested in keeping the player who they signed in a €22.5m deal from Tottenham Hotspur two-and-a-half years ago and prefer to sell him in the January transfer window. They are also open to a loan option to buy if the possible fee is good enough. ...

Ancelotti stalls Everton’s transfer plans ahead of FA Cup Merseyside derby

Carlo Ancelotti will put his Everton transfer plans on hold until after Sunday's FA Cup third-round match against Liverpool. The Toffees have been linked with high-profile players since the Italian's arrival at Goodison Park with James Rodriguez amongst the names being mentioned. Regardless, the Italian in no hurry to enter the market this January and has prioritized the FA Cup derby against Liverpool on Sunday, where he expects perfection from his team. "I didn't think about (transfers) until now," Ancelotti said. "Honestly before I want to check all of the players that we have here. "We don't have a lot of time because we have a lot of games but I have an idea now and every day I will get to know my players better. "If there is any possibility the club is happy to try to i...

Carlo Ancelotti agrees deal to become new Everton manager

A report from Sky Sports suggests that former Napoli boss Carlo Ancelotti will be returning to football management in England after agreeing a deal to become the next Everton manager. The report suggests that negotiations between the Italian manager and the Merseyside club progressed well after he arrived at the club earlier on Monday. GET THE LATEST FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS FOR TODAY Live Football Streaming Over 1.5 Goals predictions for today BTTS Tips for today The announcement of his appointment is expected to be announced before Wednesday's Carabao Cup quarter-final game against Leicester. The Italian will be assuming the managerial helm at Goodison Park after the dismissal of Marco Silva some weeks ago.