Everton Rumors & News

  • Manchester City ready to join John Stones chase as Chelsea prepare THIRD bid for Everton defender

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea will return with a fresh bid for John Stones after Everton rejected their second offer of £26million. But Manchester City are ready to join the chase to land the England defender if Chelsea look like they are close to signing him. The champions, who had a £20m move turned down two..." July 30

  • Tottenham to open James McCarthy talks with Everton midfielder disillusioned at Goodison Park

    Daily Mirror "Tottenham will open talks with Everton over midfielder James McCarthy this week. The Toffees are facing a second fight to keep one of their top players with Chelsea already determined to land defender John Stones. Spurs are equally confident of prising McCarthy away despite boss Roberto..." July 29

  • Everton boss Roberto Martinez willing to pay £10m to land Celtic's Virgil van Dijk

    Daily Mail "Everton boss Roberto Martinez has refused to rule out making a move to sign Celtic defender Virgil van Dijk. Speaking after watching his English Premier League side record a 3-1 friendly win over Hearts at Tynecastle, the Spaniard confessed he is in the market for a new central..." July 27

  • Chelsea may be forced to set transfer record to buy Everton’s John Stones

    The Guardian "Chelsea are refusing to relent in the battle to sign Everton’s John Stones and will make an improved bid of around £26m despite Roberto Martínez’s anger over the situation.. The Spaniard has accused José Mourinho of unsettling the 21-year-old England international by going public with an..." July 21

  • West Ham prepare second bid for Everton star Kevin Mirallas

    The Telegraph "West Ham are ready to make a second bid for Everton’s Kevin Mirallas after having an opening £6 million offer turned down. The London club have targeted Mirallas to replace Stewart Downing, who joined Middlesbrough for £7m last week, and believe the Belgian is keen on the prospect of moving to..." July 21

  • Chelsea's John Stones transfer chase WILL continue Jose Mourinho warns Everton

    Daily Mirror "Special One insists while Roberto Martinez has stated publicly the defender is not for sale, that is NOT what the Toffees have told the champions. Jose Mourinho has warned he will not stop bidding for highly-rated John Stones despite Everton’s claim he is not for sale, writes Darren Lewis in..." July 19

  • Everton tell Chelsea to forget about signing England star

    Liverpool Echo "Everton have told Chelsea to forget about trying to sign John Stones. The ECHO understands that the Blues defender is NOT for sale despite the Premier League champions tabling a £20m bid today. Stones, 21, insisted only last night that he is “very happy” at Goodison Park and put pen-to-paper..." July 18

  • Manchester City and Tottenham target James McCarthy is not for sale, insists Everton boss Roberto Martinez

    Daily Mail "Roberto Martinez says Everton midfielder James McCarthy is not for sale amid interest from Tottenham and Manchester City. McCarthy is unsettled over his contract but Martinez said: 'He’s not for sale. He is a vital part of our squad.' City boss Manuel Pellegrini is desperate for..." July 16

  • Tottenham prepare bid for frustrated Everton midfielder James McCarthy

    Daily Mirror "It was revealed by Sunday Mirror Sport in April that McCarthy is frustrated by the fact he has not been offered a new contract at Goodison Park. Tottenham are preparing a bid for Everton midfielder James McCarthy. It was revealed by Sunday Mirror Sport in April that McCarthy is frustrated by..." July 12

  • Arsenal's David Ospina confirms 'great possibility' of Everton move

    The Express "DAVID OSPINA has suggested that he would consider Everton should he leave Arsenal this summer. The Colombia international has been linked with a move to Goodison Park, with reports suggesting Roberto Martinez has approached the goalkeeper. It's understood the Everton boss is keen to find a..." July 11

  • Everton still hope to land Angelo Ogbonna despite West Ham interest

    Liverpool Echo "Everton have not given up hope of landing Juventus defender Angelo Ogbonna – despite the Italian international set to fly into London for talks with West Ham. Everton were hoping to land the £8m rated centre-back as a replacement for Sylvain Distin. But new Hammers boss Slaven Bilic wants to..." July 07

  • Everton plot swoop for Leeds United's Sam Byram as Manchester United eye Seamus Coleman

    The Express "Byram, 21, is also being considered by north-east duo Sunderland and Newcastle United after impressing for the Championship side. Everton insist that neither Coleman, nor John Stones, are for sale this summer and manager Roberto Martinez wants to keep his squad together. Chelsea have been..." June 30

  • Everton monitor loan target Adnan Januzaj

    Liverpool Echo "Everton will continue to keep tabs on Manchester United midfielder Adnan Januzaj this summer. Blues boss Roberto Martinez is understood to be an admirer of the 20-year-old Belgian international and enquired about taking him on loan in January. Januzaj made just 21 appearances for United last..." June 27

  • Tottenham to reignite Kevin Mirallas interest and launch £7m bid for Everton winger

    Daily Mirror "Tottenham are ready to reignite their interest in Kevin Mirallas with a bid of around £7million for the Everton wideman. Spurs attempted a swap deal involving Aaron Lennon in the January transfer window and while the Goodison club hope to sign Lennon permanently after a successful loan spell,..." June 27

  • Everton’s Luke Garbutt to sign five-year deal to stay at Goodison

    The Guardian "Luke Garbutt is to sign a new five-year contract at Everton and then move to Bournemouth on a season-long loan. The England Under-21 left-back, who left Leeds United for Goodison Park in 2009, had appeared likely to depart after negotiations stalled. However, with the 22-year-old’s contract due..." June 23

  • CONFIRMED: Phil Jagielka signs one-year Everton contract extension

    The Express "The centre-back's current deal was due to expire in the summer of 2017, but he has now committed his Goodison Park future until 2018. Jagielka was in fine form once again last season, making 48 appearances in total and helping Roberto Martinez's men finish in 11th place. The 32-year-old has..." June 19

  • Everton ‘complete Gerard Deulofeu transfer from Barcelona’

    Metro "Everton have reportedly struck a £4.3million deal to sign Barcelona winger Gerard Deulofeu. The Spaniard made a big impression at Goodison Park during his loan spell there in 2013-14, but returned to the Nou Camp afterwards. Sevilla signed Deulofeu on another temporary deal for the 2014-15..." June 18

  • Everton eye £3m swoop for Barcelona winger Gerard Deulofeu

    Daily Star "The winger was on loan at Goodison Park during the 2013/14 season and has been on manager Roberto Martinez's radar ever since. Barca loaned the young Spaniard, 21, out again to Seville last season. But Deulofeu wanted a permanent move this time around and has opted to re-join the Toffees. " June 16

  • Everton interested in signing Arsenal forward

    Daily Star "The Goodson Park gaffer is on alert after learning the World Cup winner is set to leave Arsenal. Podolski, 30, has been told by Arsene Wenger he is free to find a new club because he will not feature in his plans next season. The striker spent the second half of the last campaign at Inter..." June 15

  • Everton Transfers: Blues don't need further goal-keeping options this summer, says Martinez

    Liverpool Echo "Roberto Martinez has reiterated his faith in Everton's goalkeeping options as he explained his summer transfer strategy. The Everton boss has already swooped for free agent midfielder Tom Cleverley and will seek to bring in further new faces, but he insisted he does not need to add another..." June 09

  • Former Man Utd boss David Moyes to raid Everton for star defender

    The Express "The Real Sociedad coach wants to put his own stamp on the Basque club and is targeting Oviedo, whose season has been ruined by injury. The Costa Rica international, who can play at left-back or further forward, has made just 11 appearances this term with his campaign having been prematurely..." May 19

  • Everton defender Leighton Baines ruled out until next season following ankle surgery

    Daily Mirror "Leighton Baines has had surgery on a chronic ankle problem, and will now fight to be fit for the start of the next season. The Everton defender has struggled with the injury for more than three years, and Blues officials took the decision to get the surgery done now to ensure he back to rejoin..." May 14

  • Man United's Adnan Januzaj being monitored by Everton - sources

    ESPN FC "Everton would be expected to lead the bidding for Adnan Januzaj if Manchester United made him available for loan next season. The Merseysiders have a long-standing interest in the 20-year-old, sources told ESPN FC, and while United are yet to decide whether the Belgian will be required in Louis..." April 30

  • Everton ‘weighing up a summer transfer move for Barcelona defender Thomas Vermaelen’

    Metro "Thomas Vermaelen has emerged as a summer transfer for Everton, according to reports. Despite not yet playing a game for Barcelona following his switch from Arsenal last year, Toffees boss Roberto Martinez has placed the Belgium international high on his wish list, according to..." April 18

  • West Ham eye Tottenham transfer target Kevin Mirallas with Everton midfielder seeking a ''new challenge''

    Daily Mirror "West Ham will join the chase for Everton winger Kevin Mirallas at the end of the season. Tottenham had an enquiry knocked back for 27-year-old Belgium international Mirallas back in January and are also set to return at the end of the season. But West Ham are ready to challenge them as they..." April 07

  • Romelu Lukaku should not have joined Everton, says striker’s new agent

    The Guardian "Romelu Lukaku’s new agent has claimed the Belgium striker should not have joined Everton last summer and will eventually sign for one of European football’s most powerful clubs. Less than 24 hours after Roberto Martínez insisted there was nothing untoward in Lukaku’s decision to sever ties with..." April 04

  • Barclays will not renew £40m-a-year Premier League sponsorship when current deal expires

    Daily Mail "Premier League sponsors Barclays will not renew their £40million-a-year deal when the current agreement expires at the end of the 2015-16 season. The bank agreed a £120m three-year deal in 2012 for the present rights - an increase of almost 50 per cent on their previous £82m contract. But..." March 30

  • Man City and Chelsea will need to spend £50m to land Everton star Ross Barkley

    Daily Star "Etihad chiefs have been told they won’t get Barkley on the cheap after targeting him almost 12 months ago as an essential English signing. City bosses were thinking closer to £30m but have been told to think again – and add another whopping £20m if, and when, they return in the..." March 29

  • Premier League clubs to share £1billion of TV money with lower leagues

    Daily Mirror "The Premier League has agreed to filter £1billion of its new bumper domestic TV deal outside the top flight from next year. The 20 top-flight clubs have pledged to share 20 per cent of the mammoth £5.1billion domestic rights package announced last month. The money will be filtered down to..." March 27

  • Tottenham tell Everton Aaron Lennon transfer will cost £6million

    The Telegraph "Tottenham Hotspur have told Everton that it will cost them £6 million to make Aaron Lennon’s loan move permanent at the end of the season. Lennon has started to regain form following his January switch to Merseyside, his winning goal against Queens Park Rangers on Sunday building on a..." March 24

  • Everton eye Monaco's teenage striker Anthony Martial as partner for Romelu Lukaku

    Daily Mirror "The French teenager, bought from Lyon for £4m in 2013, has impressed in his club’s progress to the Champions League quarter-finals this season. Everton are tracking Monaco forward Anthony Martial to partner Romelu Lukaku next season. The French teenager, bought from Lyon for £4m in 2013, has..." March 21

  • Man Utd outcast Hernandez to assess Spurs, Everton, Stoke and West Ham transfer options

    Daily Star "Spanish sources claim the Mexican international is now surplus to requirements at both Old Trafford and the Bernabeu, and preparations for next season are already underway. West Ham are the favourites to sign the 26-year-old, but Sam Allardyce's club will have to fend off strong competition..." March 09

  • Everton target snubs Goodison move for Serie A return

    talkSport "The former Inter Milan and Napoli striker will leave Galatasaray in the summer when his contract expires and Corriere Mercantile is reporting that he has agreed a two-year deal with Genoa. The news will come as a blow to Roberto Martinez, who was eyeing a move for the 31-year-old forward." March 03

  • Everton heading for relegation fight, warns Toffees great

    talkSport "The Toffees drew their fourth Premier League home game in a row on Sunday, with only a last-gasp equaliser preventing defeat against bottom club Leicester. They are now just six points above the relegation zone and, with trips to Arsenal and Stoke to come, Gray believes Roberto Martinez will be..." February 24

  • Everton boss Roberto Martinez eyeing summer move for Porto's Brazilian midfielder Casemiro

    Daily Mirror "Roberto Martinez is scouting Brazilian midfielder Casemiro. Everton boss Martinez has sent scouts to watch the 22-year-old who is currently on loan at Porto from Real Madrid. Real Madrid are believed to be considering a loan deal for next season and they may be willing to let him move to the..." February 20

  • Tim Howard pours cold water on reports linking him with move back to MLS

    MLS News "It doesn’t look like Tim Howard is headed to MLS anytime soon. The US national team goalkeeper addressed rumors that he’s eyeing a move to the league on Tuesday, with the 35-year-old backstop telling SiriusXM FC that he’s planning on ending his career at longtime club Everton. “There seems..." February 19

  • Wolfsburg eye Everton's £28million striker Romelu Lukaku

    Daily Star "The big-spending German club brought in Andre Schurrle from Chelsea last month but want a powerful frontman alongside him - and think Belgium international Lukaku could be the answer. The Toffees man, 21, has had an indifferent season following his permanent £28million switch to Goodison from..." February 15

  • Romelu Lukaku: I will be worth more than £28m one day... the fee Everton paid for me was not too much

    Daily Mail "Romelu Lukaku insists the £28million that Everton paid to sign him on a permanent deal from Chelsea last summer was justified and claims one day he will be worth even more. The Belgium striker left Chelsea after failing to impress manager Jose Mourinho and the Toffees broke their transfer..." February 15

  • Romelu Lukaku wants to eventually leave Everton for a 'top club'... like Chelsea

    Daily Mail "Romelu Lukaku has stunned Everton by saying he would like to move to a 'top club' after less than a season since making his move from Chelsea permanent. The Toffees broke their transfer record with a £28million deal to lure the Belgium international away from Stamford Bridge last summer. The..." February 13

  • Branislav Ivanovic escapes FA ban for James McCarthy incident

    ESPN FC "Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic will not face further punishment for his part in a scuffle with Everton's James McCarthy on Wednesday, the FA announced. Tempers flared in the 86th minute after Ivanovic had a goal ruled out for offside. Everton's Gareth Barry then tripped Willian, earning a..." February 12

  • Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic facing violent conduct charge for 'HEADBUTT' on James McCarthy

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic is at the centre of a violent conduct storm following Wednesday night's dramatic win over Everton. In the aftermath of Gareth Barry's dismissal, the Serbian had James McCarthy in a headlock and appeared to attempt a headbutt in the midfielder's..." February 12

  • Everton FC's Kevin Mirallas says he is "ready for a new challenge"

    Liverpool Echo "KEVIN MIRALLAS has been quoted as saying he feels “ready for a new challenge” - fuelling speculation he will leave Everton FC in the summer. The Belgium international has been reported to have said that clubs including Atletico Madrid have made enquiries about his availability. Mirallas..." February 06

  • Everton star Kevin Mirallas sparks fears of an exit after saying he wants new challenge

    Daily Star "The Toffees’ only hope of reaching Europe’s top competition is by winning the Europa League this year as they are currently 12th in the Premier League. Mirallas, 27, has less than 18 months left on his current contract with the Blues and raised concern he is leaving by revealing he will not..." February 05

  • Tim Howard not leaving Everton for MLS, says Roberto Martinez

    ESPN FC "Everton manager Roberto Martinez insists that Tim Howard is his "perfect No. 1" amid reports linking the goalkeeper with a move to Major League Soccer. The Daily Mail claimed in late January that three MLS clubs were considering a move for the 35-year-old. Howard, who is under contract at..." February 05

  • Man Utd transfers: Everton eye deadline day move for Januzaj

    Manchester Evening News "Everton want Adnan Januzaj in a deadline day deal. But the Belgian international will have to inform Manchester United of his desire to leave if he is to complete a loan move to Goodison Park. Roberto Martinez is a firm admirer of the 19-year-old, who has struggled to establish himself under..." February 02

  • Everton will NOT replace Samuel Eto'o as Roberto Martinez hails Kone, Barkley and Naismith

    The Express "The Everton manager left the door ajar on a signing before the transfer window closes on Monday, but said it would not be a like-for-like replacement for Eto’o because he has Arouna Kone. Eto’o moved to Sampdoria at the start of the week just five months after arriving on a free transfer, but..." January 29

  • Samuel Eto'o: Striker to complete Sampdoria move on Monday

    BBC "Everton striker Samuel Eto'o will complete his move to Sampdoria on Monday. The 33-year-old passed a medical on Sunday, posting a picture on Twitter with the message: "Successful medical. Ready for a new challenge!!!" Eto'o joined the Toffees on a free transfer in August 2014, and has..." January 26

  • Samuel Eto’o close to completing transfer from Everton to Serie A’s Sampdoria

    Pro Soccer Talk "Everton forward Samuel Eto’o is close a move to Serie A side Sampdoria and only needs the blessing of Everton bosses to complete the deal, according to the Italian club’s sporting director Carlo Osti. Eto’o, 33, and representatives have reportedly been in talks with Sampdoria officials for..." January 21

  • Samuel Eto'o and Roberto Martinez set for talks as striker edges closer to Everton exit

    Daily Mail "Roberto Martinez will meet Samuel Eto’o this weekend to discover his plans as the striker edges closer to leaving Everton. Eto’o missed the FA Cup replay with West Ham on Tuesday after he told Martinez he was not in the right frame of mind to play; Everton’s manager then gave him permission to..." January 18

  • Samuel Eto'o agrees Sampdoria transfer... and Everton striker could face Inter Milan next week

    Daily Mail "Samuel Eto'o has agreed to join Sampdoria after the club reached an agreement with his agent. The 33-year-old Everton striker has been offered a two and a half year deal with the prospect of becoming a coach at the end of his playing deal. Eto'o still has a family home in Milan and was keen..." January 17