Transfer talk: Toffees in for Onuoha
Thursday 23 July 2009
Toffees in for Onuoha
The Manchester City defender Nedum Onuoha is a target for Everton after the Merseysiders missed out on the Tottenham-bound Sheffield United full-back Kyle Naughton. The 22-year-old Onuoha is also interesting both Aston Villa and Spurs, with contract talks at Eastlands making slow progress.
Gudjohnsen open to return
Barcelona striker Eidur Gudjohnsen has refused to rule out a return to the Premier League. The former Chelsea player said: "I can't confirm whether I'm staying or leaving. My future is a little bit uncertain."
Spurs secure Blades duo
Tottenham have completed the signing of Sheffield United full-back Kyle Walker, along with team-mate Naughton, for an undisclosed fee. As part of the deal, Walker will remain at Bramall Lane on loan. The deal for Naughton puts the futures of Alan Hutton and Pascal Chimbonda in doubt, with the Blades' duo the 11th and 12th full-backs to arrive at Spurs in the last four years.
Mikel extends Blues stay
Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has signed a new five-year deal at Stamford Bridge. "It was easy to commit to because I am happy here," the Nigerian said. "When the opportunity came it was good to sign after speaking to the club."
Vassell talking Turkey
Former England international Darius Vassell has completed his move to Turkish side Ankaragucu after being released by Manchester City at the end of last season.
New deal for Ebanks-Blake
Wolves striker Sylvan Ebanks-Blake has signed a new contract, keeping the forward at Molineux until 2013.
Pompey reject bid for Distin
Portsmouth manager Paul Hart says the club turned down a bid for centre-back Sylvain Distin. Aston Villa have been holding an interest and Hart revealed of the 31-year-old: "We have only ever had one offer for him and I am not at liberty to say who from. But we said we were not interested under any circumstances."
Mascherano wants out
The agent of Liverpool midfielder Javier Mascherano claims the Argentine wants to quit the Premier League for a move to Spain. "Barcelona is the easiest deal to set up as Javier wants to go to Spain," Walter Tamer, Mascherano's agent, said. "He is tired of life in England."
Latest in Sport
Robin van Persie to Fenerbahce: Manchester United striker 'agrees to personal terms' with Turkish side
Arsenal defender Kieran Gibbs posts bizarre video of his Miami holiday being invaded by an iguana
Football kits 2015/16: The good, the bad and the downright worst new shirts from around the world for next season
Arturo Vidal to Real Madrid: Transfer news live - Sergio Ramos to Manchester United, Lukas Podolski to leave Arsenal
Chelsea 2015/16 home shirt leaked again as new picture appears online
- 1 Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
- 2 People all over the world are getting semicolon tattoos to draw attention to mental health
- 3 Van driver who comforted Clark Carlisle and called 999 after suicide attempt dies age 24
- 4 James Blunt was special guest on the highest-rating Top Gear episode ever
- 5 The biggest first date turnoff has been revealed
Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
Greece crisis: IMF was pushed around by Angela Merkel and Nicholas Sarkozy – and now it is being humiliated
'I wish the BBC would stop calling it Islamic State' – David Cameron unleashes frustration at broadcaster
Forget little green men – aliens will look like humans, says Cambridge University evolution expert
Greece crisis: The wider lesson is that it’s time to abandon this failed experiment in currencies
Girl, 7, stares down hate preacher at Ohio festival with pro-LGBT rainbow flag gesture