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New Everton boss Roberto Martinez has completed the first transfer of his Goodison Park reign after Arouna Kone signed a three-year deal.
The Ivory Coast international striker has followed the Spaniard from Wigan after a fee, believed to be around £6.5million, was agreed last week.
Martinez is also trying to tie up the signature of Antolin Alcaraz, another of his former Latics players, who is a free agent after his contract expired.
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Antolin Alcaraz admits the lure of staying in the Premier League and working with Roberto Martinez was a major factor in his move to Everton.
The 30-year-old Paraguay international has signed a two-year contract after passing a medical and sorting out the paperwork on his work permit.
He is reunited with ex-Wigan boss Martinez after leaving the DW Stadium when his contract expired...
New Everton manager Roberto Martinez has been reunited with his second former Wigan player in as many days after defender Antolin Alcaraz signed for the Toffees.
The 30-year-old Paraguay international, a free agent after his contract with the relegated Latics expired, has agreed a two-year deal the club have confirmed.
Alcaraz follows Martinez and striker Arouna Kone, who has signed...
Everton has signed striker Arouna Kone from Wigan, with manager Roberto Martinez swooping on his former club to make his first signing at the Premier League side.
Everton says the Ivory Coast international has joined on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
The 29-year-old Kone scored 13 goals for Martinez at Wigan last season as the team was relegated from the Premier League...
A third former Wigan player has joined Everton after goalkeeper Joel Robles signed a five-year deal at Goodison Park
Robles, who spent last season on loan at the DW Stadium from Atletico Madrid, has signed a five-year deal and follows Antolin Alcaraz and Arouna Kone to the club as new manager Roberto Martinez continues to recruit his former players in the north-west.
The Wigan Athletic reunion at Everton continues apace with goalkeeper Joel Robles becoming the third former Latics player to move to Goodison Park this summer.
Robles, who spent last season on loan at the DW Stadium from Atletico Madrid, has signed a five-year deal and follows Antolin Alcaraz and Arouna Kone to the club as new manager Roberto Martinez continues to recruit his former...
New Everton Signing Arouna Kone
Everton have announced the signing of Ivorian striker Arouna Kone from Wigan for a fee believed to be in the region of £5million.
The Cote D’Ivoire international had long been tipped to leave the DW Stadium following the Latics’ relegation from the Premier League and has followed former boss Roberto Matinez to Goodison Park.
Kone, whom Martinez...
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The 22-year old Nigerian international signed for the Blues from Wigan Athletic in 2012, and made 13 Premier League starts this season. However, Chelsea’s summer signing of highly-rated German forward Andre...