Everton set to make offer to Hargreaves

Everton are weighing up dealing in free agent Owen Hargreaves.

Everton are weighing up dealing in free agent Owen Hargreaves.

The Daily Mail says Everton are considering offering out of contract midfielder Hargreaves a lifeline in the Premier League after a proposed move to Lille fell through.

Former England midfielder Hargreaves has been without a club since leaving Manchester City at the end of last season, after managing just four appearances for the Premier League champions.

Injury problems that have dogged the 31-year-old’s career but he had hoped to get his career back on track at the Etihad after leaved rivals Manchester United the summer before.

Everton could offer Hargreaves a pay-as-you-play contract, with a basic salary of just £10,000-a-week.

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