Theo Walcott Agrees £20 million Transfer To Everton

Written by on January 17, 2018

Theo Walcott Agrees £20 millin Transfer To Everton

Arsenal winger Theo Walcott is on the verge of signing for Everton for a fee of £20m, according to reports.

The Gunners’ longest-serving player has scored 108 goals for the club but has found game time difficult to come by this season in a year when is desperate to be included in Gareth Southgate’s England squad for the World Cup in Russia.

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Everton offered the most attractive financial package to Walcott aid interest from fellow Premier League side West Ham, and is due to undergo a medical on Tuesday afternoon and could be included in Sam Allardyce’s squad for Saturday’s Premier League game at home to West Brom.

The proceeds from the 28-year-old’s sale, which could rise to £25m with add-ons, will go towards Arsenal’s efforts to sign Brazilian winger Malcom from Bordeaux and West Brom centre-back Jonny Evans.

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Meanwhile, Arsenal will not sanction the sale of Alexis Sanchez to Manchester United until they have agreed to sign Henrikh Mkhitaryan as a replacement.

Arsenal’s pursuit of Mkhitaryan hinges on whether the attacker is paid off by United due to his contract running for another two years, Goal understands.

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