Moyes closes on Irish striker
Friday 23 December 2011
The Cliftonville striker Rory Donnelly looks to be Everton-bound after David Moyes' club made a formal offer for the Northern Ireland U21 international that is believed to be much higher than Swansea's bid of £100,000 last week.
Cliftonville want a deal for the 19-year-old, who has scored 17 goals this season, to be sorted out today.
Liverpool have also registered their interest in Donnelly, while Arsenal's representative Steve Morrow attended Wednesday's Northern Ireland Premiership game with a view to seeing him in action – but the striker did not come off the bench.
A scout from Leicester was also present at the match.
Latest in Sport
New day (slowly) rising – As Brasileirão gets underway, Brazilian football stumbles, rather than leaps into the future
The average Serie A crowd last year was 13,000 - comparable to Australia’s A-League.
by James Young
24 May 2013 04:31 PM
Monaco is a street circuit where driver ability is more important than anywhere else and if we take ...
by Gareth Purnell
24 May 2013 02:00 AM
Three weeks ago as I drove off the Eurostar, I remember thinking what a very long time it was until ...
by Martin Ayres
23 May 2013 05:29 PM
'Too expensive and too corporate' – ITV presenter Adrian Chiles says of English football as he praises the German Bundesliga ahead of Bayern Munich facing Borussia Dortmund
Why Manchester City were willing to fork out $500m on stake in MLS
Champions League final: Biggest German invasion since the fifth century as Borussia Dortmund face Bayern Munich
Borussia Dortmund v Bayern Munich: 50 things you should know about the Champions League final
Champions League Final: Can Jürgen Klopp and Borussia Dortmund stop the Bayern Munich machine?
BMF is the UK’s biggest and best loved outdoor fitness classes
Get the latest on The Evening Standard's campaign to get London's children reading.
Win anything from gadgets to five-star holidays on our competitions and offers page.