Everton manager is close to signing James Rodriguez and Abdoulaye Doucoure and Allan.
Everton has been linked to signing James Rodriguez from Real Madrid, Abdoulaye doucoure from Watford and Allan from Napoli. With the signings believed to strengthen the squad and make them more competitive in the league.
James Rodriguez is a top target for the club due to his performance at Real Madrid when Ancelotti was the manager . Talks are still on with Real Madrid to sign the 29-year-old midfielder
Allan is also a player eyed by Everton this transfer window. The Brazilian who also played under Ancelotti in Italy is likely to rejoin him at Everton. Although, Napoli won’t sell if they don’t meet up with price tag of €35million as the player contract expires 2023 with the Naples
Watford midfielder Doucoure is looking to also sign for Everton this summer. The player as made it clear he doesn’t want to play at Watford as they have been relegated. Arsenal are also interested in the midfielder, but no agreement as been made yet.
Talks are still going on and none of the deal are yet to be confirmed
1. Real Madrid are in advanced talks with Everton for James Rodriguez to be sold on next days. The deal is not done – but Carlo Ancelotti already contacted James to convince him
2. Everton still working for Doucouré – the player wants to join and come back in EPL. Talks on with Napoli for Allan (€35m price tag). James Rodriguez (reported by @TeleFootball) is a priority fo Ancelotti: Carlo would love to sign him, the club have contacted Real Madrid. 🔵 #EFCFabrizio Romano via Twitter