Everton - Everton to keep one eye on the transfer market
UK time is: 14:56:25
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Everton to keep one eye on the transfer market

Many people had thought that Everton's summer spending was over.

Roberto Martinez walked through the door on July 1st and within a whirlwind couple of weeks he had signed up a whole new backroom team, with the majority of his team following him over from Wigan.

Then he signed Wigan duo Arouna Kone for a reported 6million and Antolin Alcaraz on a free transfer.

Then came goalkeeper Joel Robles from Athletico Madrid for an undisclosed fee having spent the end of last season on loan at Wigan.

Then Barcelona loan starlet Gerard Deulofeu arrived on loan.

Speculation in the British press continues to link Everton with a whole host of players, but ever since that initial rush Everton have been quiet in the transfer market.

Has business been concluded ahead of the summer? No would be the answer from Martinez, but it will now be a considered approach without signing players for the sake of bolstering the squad.

"There are different ways of bringing players in without spending huge amounts of money. I will always make sure that it`s not a case of getting drawn into the transfer window fever and trying to bring in players just for the sake of it. Martinez told The Echo.

He continued: "It`ll be trying to find the right players, with the right personalities who can perform for Everton, So there are always decisions you need to make in terms of the squad, and we`ll always keep an eye open.

"If we find the specific individual who can help the group we`ve got, I will never say no. At the moment all I`m concerned about is the group and making sure we`re fit and prepared for Norwich on Saturday."

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:Thursday August 15 2013

Time: 10:00AM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Everton Articles

Return to sender (Tuesday October 6 2015)

Rodgers succumbs to Everton curse (Monday October 5 2015)

Stats: Everton v Liverpool (Sunday October 4 2015)

Everton unchanged for Derby (Sunday October 4 2015)

Everton V Liverpool Match Preview (Sunday October 4 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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Rob-EFC 4
2. ToffeeBlue 2
3. EvertonMike 2

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Everton 1 - 1 Liverpool
WBA 2 - 3 Everton
Swansea 0 - 0 Everton
Everton 3 - 1 Chelsea
Spurs 0 - 0 Everton
Everton 0 - 2 Man City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Crystal Palace 8 5 0 3 4 15
5. Leicester City 8 4 3 1 2 15
6. West Ham 8 4 2 2 6 14
7. Everton 8 3 4 1 4 13
8. Spurs 8 3 4 1 4 13
9. Southampton 8 3 3 2 3 12
10. Liverpool 8 3 3 2 -2 12

Everton Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Cech Missing The Point In Wenger/Mourinho War
Arsenal : 09/10/2015 13:01:00
January AC Milan Move For Sissoko?
Newcastle : 09/10/2015 12:49:01
Liverpool: Key Quotes From Klopp's First Interview
Liverpool : 09/10/2015 12:38:00
Sterling Backed To 'Set The World Stage Alight'
Man City : 09/10/2015 12:30:01
Anxious Aguero Wait!
Man City : 09/10/2015 12:17:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Priority signing this summer
Suggested By:  
Keeper 13%
Centre back 18%
Winger 4%
Creative midfielder 43%
Striker 22%