Leading journalist claims Zaha won’t join Everton this summer – despite £55m bid

first_img Wilfried Zaha may well be staying at Crystal Palace this season Getty Images ‘I’ll get him’ – Robertson further endears himself to fans with revenge vow to Mane latest However, no bids were received from clubs in Europe’s elite competition, with Arsenal the only side to show a serious interest at first.After Unai Emery saw a £40million offer for the Ivory Coast international rebuffed, Sky Sports News claimed on Sunday morning Everton made a bid of £55million for the winger.But King revealed on the Weekend Sports Breakfast just how far the deal is from being completed.“With Zaha, I’ve got to be truthful and tell you what I’ve heard,” he said. “I’ve heard that it’s not a deal that is going to happen. getty images gameday cracker Wilfried Zaha scored against Arsenal in a 3-2 win late last season “I think Zaha would be a huge outlay for Everton, never mind the transfer fee, the wages and agent fees and whatever.“I think that would take it close to £100m, it just isn’t the transfer fee you know.“And I’m not sure, if they need five players, they’re not going to use all of it on one.”Zaha’s move to the Gunners also seems unlikely given how quickly a deal for Nicolas Pepe has progressed. revealed scrap Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion MOST READ IN FOOTBALL SORRY The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 PAYBACK LATEST Gerrard launches furious touchline outburst as horror tackle on Barisic sparks chaos deals Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Wilfried Zaha is NOT going to move to Everton in the summer transfer window despite reports of a £55million bid from the Toffees.That’s according to Dominic King, the North-West correspondent for the Daily Mail, who told talkSPORT ‘a deal is not going to happen’.The Crystal Palace winger stunned Eagles supporters at the end of last season by revealing his desire to leave Selhurst Park and ply his trade for a Champions League side. Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ 2 Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January 2 According to reports, the Lille winger is preparing to undergo a medical ahead of a £72m move to the Emirates.Napoli had agreed a deal with Lille in order to bring the Ivory Coast international to Serie A, but Arsenal hijacked the deal on Saturday morning.Reports suggest the 23-year-old will pocket £105,000-a-week in north London, joining Gabriel Martinelli, Dani Ceballos and William Saliba in putting pen to paper at the Emirates this summer.last_img read more

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