Everton Rumors & News

  • 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

  • Roberto Martinez STALLING over letting Samuel Eto'o leave Everton for Sampdoria

    The Express "The Everton manager indicated he will wait until the end of the transfer window before assessing whether to sell Eto'o. Italian side Sampdoria are chasing the Cameroon forward, who only arrived at Everton in August on a free transfer but has fallen out of favour with Martinez. Eto'o was left..." January 16

  • Everton star Romelu Lukaku to face West Ham despite Junior Malanda tragedy

    Daily Star "Lukaku’s best friend, Wolfsburg midfielder Junior Malanda, 20, was killed in a car crash at the weekend. Lukaku , 21,received the news shortly after starring in Everton’s 1-1 draw with Premier League champions Manchester City last Saturday. He said via Twitter at the time: “I love you my..." January 13

  • Man United flop Tom Cleverley to snub permanent Aston Villa move and join Everton instead

    Daily Star "The Manchester United midfielder is on a season-long loan at Villa Park after being told he has no long-term future at Old Trafford. The England star has made 17 appearances for Paul Lambert's men this season, with Villa keen to make the deal full-time in June. Villa are willing to meet..." January 08

  • Everton ready to sell Ross Barkley for £45m to fund revamp of Roberto Martinez's squad

    Daily Mail "Ross Barkley is set to become the January transfer window’s biggest domestic saga and possibly the biggest domestic deal. Everton are ready to consider selling prized asset Barkley - perhaps for as much as £60million - to fund a spending spree in order to shore up their faltering squad and make..." January 04

  • Manchester United identify Everton’s Seamus Coleman as transfer target

    The Guardian "Manchester United hope to sign Seamus Coleman in the January window in a deal that would be worth at least £20m to Everton. United believe it is more likely the right-back can be bought in the summer but are exploring what would represent the considerable coup of acquiring the 26-year-old..." January 01

  • Everton keeper Tim Howard ruled out for five to six weeks

    ESPN FC "Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard will be out for five to six weeks after suffering a calf injury, manager Roberto Martinez says. And the Toffees boss will consider signing a keeper in the January transfer window in order to provide cover for the U.S. international's absence. Howard, 35,..." December 30

  • Manchester United starlet Adnan Januzaj is a loan target for Everton

    Daily Mirror "Everton plan to push ahead with a loan bid for teenage star Adnan Januzaj, reports Dean Jones in the Sunday People . Januzaj, 19, signed a five-year deal at Manchester United in October 2013 and the club still have high hopes for the youngster. Boss Louis van Gaal is playing down the..." December 28

  • Everton's Tim Howard offers sympathy for exiled Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet

    The Express "Everton goalkeeper Howard offered his Merseyside rival his backing and said he disagreed with Rodgers’ decision to axe Mignolet and replace him with Brad Jones. “It is hard,” said Howard. “I feel for Simon. I know he is Red. It is hard being a goalkeeper, I don’t agree with it. The phrase is..." December 18

  • Tim Howard “accepts” that Brad Friedel did not block his move to Manchester United

    Pro Soccer Talk "The bizarre story of Brad Friedel’s alleged attempt to block Tim Howard‘s 2003 move to Manchester United has taken its final twist, as Howard is asking his publisher to amend the controversial account in his new book, “The Keeper.” Friedel was outraged at claims in Howard’s book that he did not..." December 16

  • Martinez working on loan deal for Barcelona defender

    talkSport "Everton have launched a bid to sign Barcelona defender Douglas in the January transfer window, according to reports in Spain. Toffees boss Roberto Martinez wants to bring the 24-year-old Brazilian to Goodison Park on loan next month and strengthen the Blues' injury-hit defence this season. " December 11

  • Tim Howard: Under Jurgen Klinsmann, no more PB&J sandwiches

    ESPN FC "In his new autobiography, Everton and U.S. goalkeeper Tim Howard said Jurgen Klinsmann's high-protein bars, yoga sessions and morning "empty stomach runs" made some on the 2014 U.S. World Cup team feel he "micromanaged them." "I'd spent my whole life eating PB&Js; somehow, under Jurgen, the..." December 05

  • Kevin Mirallas set to be offered new Everton contract next summer

    Daily Mail "Kevin Mirallas is set to be offered a new contract at Everton next summer after Roberto Martinez labelled him a 'star'. The 27-year-old Belgium international has scored five times in 10 appearances in all competitions for the Toffees this season and has been impressive on the left-hand side of..." December 03

  • Chelsea outcast Mohamed Salah set for January loan move with Everton interested

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea are keen to loan out winger Mo Salah to a Premier League club in January. Boss Jose Mourinho has indicated he wants Salah, who has not started a League match this season, to gain first-team experience in England. There has been in interest from abroad in signing the Egyptian..." December 02

  • Everton and Leicester ready to step up interest in Turkey midfielder

    talkSport "Inan has come under fire following some poor performances this season and received a red card during Galatasaray's 2-0 defeat against Anderlecht in the Champions League on Wednesday night. Both Roberto Martinez and Nigel Pearson have been linked with a move for the 29-year-old who has a wealth..." November 28

  • Everton have an eye on Shaun Maloney as Roberto Martinez looks to strengthen

    Daily Mail "Everton manager Roberto Martinez is seeking a January reunion with Scotland's Euro 2016 hero Shaun Maloney. Martinez travelled to Glasgow to see Maloney score an outstanding winning goal against the Republic of Ireland during the international break and is keen to bring the 31-year-old..." November 24

  • Seamus Coleman is Chelsea target as Jose Mourinho plots £20m summer move for Everton defender

    Daily Mail "Chelsea are preparing a £20million summer move for Everton full back Seamus Coleman. The Republic of Ireland defender has forged a reputation as one of the best right backs in the Premier League and Jose Mourinho is a confirmed admirer. Everton are wary of interest in Coleman, signed for..." November 23

  • Tim Howard wins U.S. Soccer Male Athlete of the Year

    SB Nation "Tim Howard has been named U.S. Soccer Male Athlete of the Year. The goalkeeper also won the award in 2008, making him just the fifth player to be named Men's Athlete of the Year twice. U.S. Soccer named six nominees for the award. Howard was the clear favorite, but he was joined by Clint..." November 21

  • Keane concerned Roberto Martinez is putting 'pressure' on Everton's Irish contingent to miss international matches

    Daily Mail "Roy Keane is concerned that Everton are exerting ‘pressure’ on their Irish players around Republic of Ireland games and feels a ‘clear the air’ summit with manager Roberto Martinez is required. The Irish No 2 acknowledges Martinez has a duty to his club but feels ‘balance’ is needed regarding..." November 17

  • David Moyes: Ex-Man Utd boss named Real Sociedad manager

    BBC "Former Manchester United boss David Moyes has been named as the new manager of Spanish club Real Sociedad. It is the 51-year-old's first job since he was sacked as United manager in April after a 10-month spell in charge. Moyes replaces Jagoba Arrasate, who was dismissed by Sociedad after a..." November 11

  • Everton striker Arouna Kone could be set for a January move back to former club Levante

    Daily Mirror "Everton striker Arouna Kone is wanted by his former club Levante. The Spanish side want to take the Ivory Coast star in January, if he can prove his fitness. Kone, who turns 31 tomorrow, suffered a serious knee ligament injury just over a year ago. He is desperate to get playing again, and..." November 10

  • Everton's veteran midfielder Leon Osman agrees one-year contract extension

    The Express "It means Osman, who had his testimonial in August, will now continue his career with the Toffees until at least the summer of 2016. The 33-year-old came through the Merseysiders' academy and made his professional debut while on loan at Carlisle in 2002-03. He made his senior Everton bow..." November 06

  • Everton boss Roberto Martinez 'wanted by Inter Milan' to replace under-fire Walter Mazzarri

    Daily Mirror "Roberto Martinez is a candidate to become the next Inter Milan coach, according to reports in Italy this morning. Angry Inter fans held a banner calling for the return of Roberto Mancini during Saturday's 2-0 defeat to bottom club Parma. But La Repubblica claims today that the Everton boss..." November 03

  • David Moyes linked with football return at La Liga club Real Sociedad

    Daily Mirror "Former Manchester United boss David Moyes is reportedly on the Real Sociedad shortlist if the Spanish club decide to dispense with current coach Jagoba Arrasate. The Basque club are enduring a difficult campaign this term, winning just one of their first nine La Liga fixtures, while they were..." October 29

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