As featured on NewsNow: Football news

Everton edging closer to landing Man City winger Petrov

Everton are leading the chase for released Manchester City winger Martin Petrov.

The Bulgarian, 31, was released by Manchester City last week after failing to agree terms on a new deal at Eastlands.

Everton are one of a number of clubs interested in taking the winger on a free transfer this summer.

Spurs and Aston Villa are also monitoring the situation and Bolton boss Owen Coyle is a fan - but the Trotters may struggle to match his £45,000-a-week wage demands.

Video of the day:

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

  1. Go Ad-Free
  2. Faster site experience
  3. Support great writing
  4. Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free