Everton battling AC Milan for CSKA star Honda

Everton boss Roberto Martinez is chasing CSKA Moscow attacker Keisuke Honda.

Everton boss Roberto Martinez is chasing CSKA Moscow attacker Keisuke Honda.

The Mirror says Martinez is attempting to get his Everton career started with a bang by making a bid for CSKA Moscow midfielder Keisuke Honda.

Reports in Italy today claim a £5m bid has been made for the Japanese player, who is out of contract in December and would be available on a free.

In the last few days it had been claimed Milan were offering a contract to the player with a view of signing him for a low fee, but news of Everton's offer has livened up the chase.

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