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[Photo]: Marouane Fellaini will wear no.31 shirt for Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United new signing Marouane Fellaini will wear the no 31 jersey for the Old Trafford club in the coming season.
The Belgian was the first major signing of the club, after he joined right at the end, on the transfer deadline day, after handing in a transfer request to manager Roberto Martinez, hours before the window closed.
The 25-year-old joined the club on a long term contract, after both clubs had agreed a £27.5 million deal. The Belgian however had a release clause of £23.5 million, which expired after 31st July.
The Red Devils also targeted Athletic Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera, but the deal collapsed in the end, despite reports emerging from Spain, that United officials have travelled to Spain with a view to conducting a last minute transfer. However, United moved quickly and wrapped the deal for Fellaini in the nick of time.
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Everton boss Roberto Martinez has explained the sale of Victor Anichebe to West Bromwich Albion.
The Nigerian international moved to West Bromwich Albion on transfer deadline day in a deal worth up to £6m.
Martinez told evertontv: “Victor grew at Everton and came through the ranks. He has had a terrific time at the Club but I think...
The Brazilian was lined up by Toffees boss Roberto Martinez as the ideal replacement for Belgian Marouane Fellaini who is expected to join Manchester United later this evening.
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Everton boss Roberto Martinez says that the club are planning to open talks with full-back Leighton Baines regarding a new contract.
The 28-year old was the subject of a bid from Manchester United this summer, the eventual destination of team-mate Marouane Fellaini, but he will remain at Goodison Park until January at least, where he has two years remaining on his current deal....
Gareth Barry has revealed that he was ‘desperate’ to join Everton following what appeared to be an undesirable situation at Manchester City.
Barry’s delight at joining the Toffees comes down to three things: the chance to play regular football Roberto Martinez and the Goodison Park faithful.
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Marouane Fellaini delivered a transfer request in person to Everton as he successfully made a last-ditch attempt to force through a £27million move to Manchester United.
Belgium international Fellaini drove to the Toffees’ training ground at 7.30pm to speak personally to manager Roberto Martinez and plead with him to sanction the switch to Old Trafford he has craved all summer...
Are Everton now a stronger team after Fellaini’s departure? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Usually the Blue half of the Merseyside remains quieter than other top ten clubs in the transfer window. However, this season it has been different. While Liverpool with more financial back-up are expected to splurge cash on players, but their derby rivals Everton have done some shrewd...
Everton unveiled their third shirt for the 2013-14 season today. New Everton loan signing Gareth Barry is pictured in the new shirt alongside Everton manager Roberto Martinez. According to the Everton club website “the 2013/14 third shirt is a dazzling … Continue reading →
Everton Unveil Third Shirt for 2013-14 Season [PHOTO] is a post from World Soccer Talk.
David Moyes is reluctant unless he signs another forward today - but could let Jesse Lingard head to Goodison Park temporarily instead.
Everton want Wilfried Zaha on loan as part of any deal for Marouane Fellaini.
Manager Roberto Martinez tried to sign Zaha during his time at Wigan manager and has asked the champions to lend him the England starlet as part of Fellaini's imminent...
Everton have completed deals to sign Wigan midfielder James McCarthy and Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku.
McCarthy joins for a fee in the region of £12million, while Lukaku makes the move to Goodison Park on loan.
Everton had been linked with Republic of Ireland international McCarthy for some time but the transfer appeared to be off after Latics chairman Dave Whelan baulked at...