Everton boss Martinez ready to bid for CSKA Moscow star Honda

Everton boss Roberto Martinez is ready to lodge a bid for CSKA Moscow striker Keisuke Honda.

Everton boss Roberto Martinez is ready to lodge a bid for CSKA Moscow striker Keisuke Honda.

The Liverpool Echo says the new Toffees boss was impressed by the 27-year-old’s displays for his country during the Confederations Cup in Brazil, where Martinez has been based as a studio commentator for ESPN.

Everton could land Honda for a fee of around £5m, but they risk losing out if they decide to wait until January when he is set to be out of contract – with AC Milan also admirers of the playmaker.

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