Sport "The people I speak to.." - Exclusive: Marcus Bent drops big claim on Rodriguez's Everton future
'Someone they would be interested in' - Pundit reveals Everton's transfer stance on 'talent'
Former Everton attacker Marcus Bent has been sharing his thoughts on the possibility of the Merseyside club making an attempted transfer move for Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain during the upcoming summer transfer window. Speaking to The Transfer Tavern, Bent had this to say about the possibility of Everton signing Oxlade-Chamberlain, suggesting the Toffees potentially have […]Speaking to The Transfer Tavern, Bent had this to say about the possibility of Everton signing Oxlade-Chamberlain, suggesting the Toffees potentially have the midfielder in their sights.
Marcus Bent has exclusively toldthat he’s been reliably informed that Everton want to keep Colombian star James Rodriguez.
Rodriguez enjoyed a mixed first season in the Premier League, scoringand adding five assists in 23 appearances, although more than half of those goal contributions came in the first five games.
However, the 29-year-old’s Toffees future has been thrown up into the air following the recent departure of Carlo Ancelotti to Real Madrid.
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Former Everton forward Marcus Bent has revealed that Everton could sanction a deal to sell Moise Kean this summer if the price is right. Kean joined Everton in the summer of 2019 from Juventus and endured a difficult first season in English football as he only managed to score two goals in 33 appearances in […]Kean joined Everton in the summer of 2019 from Juventus and endured a difficult first season in English football as he only managed to score two goals in 33 appearances in all competitions. His struggles at Everton were highlighted when he was dragged off by then-interim manager Duncan Ferguson after only 18 minutes on the pitch as a substitute against Manchester United.
The pair were together in the Spanish capital, meaning Ancelotti was a major reason why Rodriguez eventually left to join Everton on a free transfer last summer.
have been made that they could link-up together once again should the attacking midfielder make a swift return to Real Madrid, less than 12 months after he left permanently after an up and down six seasons.
Despite those claims, Bent told Football FanCast that he believes Rodriguez’s future firmly remains at Goodison Park:
“It was said by the people that I speak to at Everton that he [Ancelotti] brought him in to take him back to Real Madrid. Is he good enough for Real Madrid or a bigger side in Europe or the Premier League?
“We know he’s a talent, he’s on big wages, but the people I speak to say the club don’t want to get rid of him because they can see the talent and they can see his future being at Everton.”
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