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Roberto Martinez reveals deal is close for Anderlecht teenager

Gareth Barry and Jack Rodwell could both be on their way to Everton from Manchester City in permanent deals in the summer

Transfer news: Everton could offer Jack Rodwell a route out of Manchester City as they also eye permanent deal for Gareth Barry

A loan-deal for Rodwell fell-through on the final day of the January transfer window but Roberto Martinez is believed to be keen on adding both Rodwell and Barry on a permanent basis

Everton manager Roberto Martinez looks on from the touchline

Arsenal 4 Everton 1: Roberto Martinez does not give Roy Keane 'any credit' over comments that his side were too open at the Emirates

Roberto Martinez has dismissed Roy Keane’s criticism of his Everton team saying he did not give the former Manchester United captain’s comments ‘any credit’.

Wenger says March is a good month for Arsenal to show their strength

Arsenal 4 Everton 1: Arsene Wenger believes rest did Olivier Giroud good as he comes off the bench to score brace

Giroud helped see off a resilient Everton side to book their place in the FA Cup semi-finals

Arsenal 4 Everton 1: Mikel Arteta admits penalty changed the game and gives Arsenal chance of 'amazing' win at Wembley

Arsenal vice-captain had to retake his penalty but remained composed and put the Gunners in to a lead they would not relinquish

Arsenal 4 Everton 1 match report: Revitalised Mesut Özil breathes life into Arsenal

Gunners take a step closer to that elusive trophy thanks to £42m German finding form and Arteta’s artistry from the spot setting up a victory embellished by Giroud

Mesut Ozil, Arsene Wenger and Romelu Lukaku

Arsenal v Everton: Mesut Ozil starts as Yaya Sanogo is preferred instead of Olivier Giroud

Arsene Wenger names a strong line-up for the FA Cup sixth round clash while Romelu Lukaku returns for Everton

Roberto Martinez and Arsene Wenger will meet again on Saturday

FA Cup: Arsenal v Everton match preview

A look ahead to this weekend’s FA Cup fixture at the Emirates

Steven Naismith celebrates after scoring for Everton during the 4-0 FA Cup victory over Stevenage

Arsenal v Everton: Steven Naismith insists Everton have nothing to fear in FA Cup tie labelled a 'massive game'

Forward Steven Naismith believes Everton have no reason to fear Arsenal as they have proved this season they are a match for the big teams.

Tom Cleverley is ‘part of a new generation of outstanding talent’, says Roberto Martinez

Tom Cleverley criticism condemned by Everton manager Roberto Martinez, who labels petition against Manchester United midfielder 'aggressive'

An online petition has been set up urging Roy Hodgson not to take him to the World Cup

Arsenal's Mathieu Flamini, right, fails to connect with the ball as Everton's Phil Jagielka defends (AP)

Arsenal v Everton: Phil Jagielka set to miss FA Cup quarter-final

The teams meet at the Emirates on Saturday

Luis Suarez celebrates his goal with his Liverpool team-mates during the 3-0 victory over Southampton

Seven things we learnt from this weekend's Premier League

Spurs need Soldado to deliver again; Everton now the kings of ‘Fergie time’; Arsene Wenger hates seeing Mark Hughes in the home dug-out; Felix Magath’s ‘instant impact’ falls rather flat

Roberto Martinez looks on from the touchline

Premier League: Everton v West Ham United match preview

A look ahead to this weekend’s fixture at Goodison Park

Phil Jagielka

Phil Jagielka out of England squad after Everton defender suffers hamstring injury

Roy Hodgson is due to announce his squad for the game against Denmark later

Lacina Traore celebrates scoring in the FA Cup on his debut for Everton

Lacina Traore injury latest: Relief for Everton after striker is ruled out for 'weeks rather than months'

The Ivory Coast international arrived on loan in January

Terry looked to get a touch on Lampard's corner though the ball did come off the Everton goalkeeper

Chelsea 1 Everton 0 match report: John Terry’s injury-time stretch keeps Chelsea on course for ‘destiny’

Terry looked to get a touch on Frank Lampard's corner though the ball did come off Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard

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