Football transfer rumours: Troy Deeney and Steven N'Zonzi to Everton?
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Everton’s failure to adequately change Romelu Lukaku in the summertime transfer window has been cited as one in every of a number of causes for his or her sluggish begin to the season. The Toffees have drawn seven blanks in all competitions already this season and their new supervisor, Sam Allardyce, has his beady eye on Watford’s membership captain and striker, Troy Deeney, as a possible January recruit. Deeney has began simply 4 Premier League matches for Watford this season and irritated his supervisor, Marco Silva, with very public and disparaging remarks he made relating to Arsenal’s lack of “cojones”, an appraisal one suspects may need had Allardyce nodding in settlement. A strong, bodily and no-nonsense striker constructed within the Kevin Davies mould, one suspects Deeney and Allardyce would possibly get alongside like a home on hearth.
Everton are additionally getting ready to hitch their skirts within the course of Sevilla midfielder Steven N’Zonzi, who has fallen out along with his supervisor, Eduardo Berizzo, since being substituted in his aspect’s draw with Liverpool last month. The £25m-rated France worldwide midfielder has not performed since Sevilla’s epic second-half comeback two weeks in the past and has since been exiled from the first-team squad. Arsenal are additionally understood to be curious about giving him a brand new dwelling. And on an unsurprisingly busy morning of transfer hypothesis relating to Everton, contemplating the identification of their new supervisor, the membership – together with West Ham and Swansea Metropolis – are additionally being linked with a transfer for Augsburg’s 27-year-old Ghanaian right-back, Daniel Opare.