Agreement reached: Chelsea defender set to join Premier League side

Adjust Comment Print

Multiple reports on deadline day said Everton had reached a deal for Zouma, but an announcement never came after the additions of Yerry Mina and Andre Gomes from Barcelona.

Ousmane Dembele has brushed off speculation linking him with a move this summer, saying, "I'm staying at Barcelona" during a live broadcast with French online streamer FM_Guru.

A loan move for Chelsea's Kurt Zouma was also being worked on after a deal sheet was submitted to the Premier League for the defender. "Of course at his moment it looks stronger but we have to work with all of them and gel everything and put them in our way to adapt them as soon as possible".

More news: Trump touts record with minorities after Omarosa criticism, ahead of Charlottesville anniversary

"It doesn't mean nothing really [for the players who are still here]".

Silva explained on Friday: "We sold Funes Mori and sent Ashley Williams out on loan".

'It is important that the club want to fight for something, ' Mina told evertontv.

More news: Trump Announces 'Doubling' Of Tariffs On Steel, Aluminum From Turkey

Everton manager Marco Silva confirms that a loan deal to bring Kurt Zouma to the club from Everton is "almost done". They also bought in left-back Joe Bryan from Bristol City, plus three players on loan - goalkeeper Sergio Rico from Sevilla, Atletico Madrid forward Luciano Vietto and United's Timothy Fosu-Mensah.

Mina emerged as a target following his commanding performances at the World Cup but ultimately moved to Everton on deadline day, despite reportedly having agreed personal terms with United.

"He has good knowledge of the position he plays and he is good on the ball as well".

More news: Omarosa says she 'was complicit with this White House deceiving this nation'