Everton - Heitinga holds Everton talks
UK time is: 00:43:28
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Heitinga holds Everton talks

It's looking increasingly likely that Johnny Heitinga will be signing a new contract extension to stay at Everton

The 28-year-old has always been linked with moves away from Goodison Park throughout his entire stay on Merseyside, with the most recent rumours linking him with a summer move to Turkish side Fenerbahce.

But in more recent months the Dutch international has appeared happier at Everton and with his contract set to expire at the end of the season after this, Everton have offered the defender a new deal.

'There is a big chance that I sign a new contract at Everton,' Heitinga told the media at his Dutch training camp during the international break.

He continued: 'I just had a new contract proposal. The deal is not done yet. But I really love it at Everton.

'Everton is a beautiful club with great fans.'


But whilst the defender appears to be happy, the Echo have speculated that negotiations have actually been ongoing for some time and are yet not close to a conclusion.

This of course doesn't mean it won't happen, but its interesting timing why Heitinga would mention this now. Does it mean a breakthrough has been found? Or by going public does Heitinga hope to force Everton's hand to speed up the process.

It wouldn't surprise me if he started talking about a return to Ajax again next!



Vital Everton is 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forums but you can also write an article to be published on the website or a suggest a poll so you can air your views.

Join Vital Everton






Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Yak Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday October 15 2012

Time: 11:12AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Everton Articles

Leandro Rodriguez deal completed (Friday August 28 2015)

The Everton Injury Table.. (Friday August 28 2015)

Victory was tough but deserved (Thursday August 27 2015)

Stats: Barnsley v Everton (Thursday August 27 2015)

Martinez : Deulofeu was outstanding (Wednesday August 26 2015)

Archived Everton Articles

List All Vital Everton Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Spurs 0 - 0 Everton
Everton 0 - 2 Man City
Southampton 0 - 3 Everton
Everton 2 - 2 Watford

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
6. Arsenal 4 2 1 1 0 7
7. Liverpool 4 2 1 1 -1 7
8. West Ham 4 2 0 2 3 6
9. Everton 4 1 2 1 1 5
10. Southampton 4 1 2 1 0 5
11. AFC Bournemouth 4 1 1 2 -1 4
12. Aston Villa 4 1 1 2 -1 4

Everton Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Walters hands in transfer requeat
Stoke : 31/08/2015 23:25:01
Andreu Set For Rotherham Loan
Norwich : 31/08/2015 21:57:01
Transfer Deadline Day - Get An Early Night
Arsenal : 31/08/2015 21:55:01
Mbokani Signs For Norwich
Norwich : 31/08/2015 21:48:01
Walters Hands In Transfer Request
Norwich : 31/08/2015 21:25:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Priority signing this summer
Suggested By:  
Keeper 12%
Centre back 19%
Winger 4%
Creative midfielder 43%
Striker 22%