X

Tuesday 26
March

Everton

Everton linked to Colombian star

7th January 2019, 13:22 by Simon Barlow

Everton could make a January swoop for Boca Juniors midfielder Wilmar Barrios, who impressed alongside Yerry Mina at the World Cup.

The Colombian midfielder has been linked with several top European clubs since his impressive displays at the World Cup and the 25-year-old has a relatively low release clause of 20m euros.

Everton are not necessarily in need of another defensive midfielder but a move for Barrios would appear to have the hallmark of sporting director Marcel Brands, who brought a number of talented South Americans to Europe during his time in Dutch football.

Barrios recently helped Boca reach the final of the Copa Libertadores and, with rumours of interest from Real Madrid and Tottenham rife, he is expected to leave for Europe in 2019.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Simon Barlow has a wealth of journalism experience and in-depth knowledge in a number of sports. As well as his extensive football knowledge, Simon is also well versed on cricket, tennis, American Football and cycling amongst others.

More Everton

Everton

Defender linked

25th March 2019, 10:50

Marco Silva is being linked with a move for Olympiakos left-back Leonardo Koutris and wants to take him to Everton.

Everton

Everton face anxious Digne wait

25th March 2019, 10:46

Lucas Digne is a major doubt for Everton's trip to West Ham in the Premier League on Saturday after picking up a thigh injury.

Everton

Lille starlet on Everton radar

24th March 2019, 08:36

Lille forward Rafael Leao is making an impression in Ligue 1 this season and has emerged as a transfer target for Everton.

Everton

Everton lining up Spurs raid

23rd March 2019, 12:59

Everton are said to be considering making a £20m summer move for Tottenham’s England defender Kieran Trippier.

Everton

Bayern keeping tabs on Everton winger

22nd March 2019, 16:43

Bayern Munich have emerged as surprise contenders to snap up Everton winger Henry Onyekuru in the summer.

Everton

Silva sets sights on Rondon swoop

22nd March 2019, 08:12

Everton have been linked with a swoop to sign Newcastle's loan striker Salomon Rondon from West Brom this summer.

Recent Sport Headlines

Paris Saint Germain

Rivals join PSG in midfielder race

26th March 2019, 05:41

Paris Saint-Germain could miss out on Ander Herrera as Arsenal have entered the race to sign the Manchester United star

Burnley

Pope linked with Cherries

26th March 2019, 05:25

Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope is a target for Bournemouth, who will launch a £12million bid in the summer, reports claim.

Bournemouth

Bournemouth keen on keeper swoop

26th March 2019, 05:15

Bournemouth are ready to launch a £12million bid to sign Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope in the summer.

Newcastle United

Newcastle set for China tournament

26th March 2019, 04:50

Newcastle will compete for the Premier League Asia Trophy along with four Premier League rivals in China this summer.

Tottenham Hotspur

Spurs keen on Inter winger

26th March 2019, 04:08

Tottenham continue to show an interest in Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic with a view to a summer swoop.

Manchester United

Reds Solskjaer announcement imminent

26th March 2019, 03:52

Manchester United could confirm the appointment of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on a permanent basis this week, reports have claimed.

Liverpool

Barca ready to swoop for Reds star

26th March 2019, 03:34

Alberto Moreno could leave Liverpool and join Barcelona following reports a two-year deal has been agreed.

Arsenal

United star linked with Gunners

26th March 2019, 03:33

Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera could get the chance to stay in the Premier League with Arsenal if he leaves Old Trafford.