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Official: Everton Pilfer Gylfi Sigurdsson From Swansea In Club Record £45m Deal (Photo)

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One of the more protracted transfer wrangles of the summer has finally concluded with the news that Everton have successfully pilfered Gylfi Sigurdsson from Swansea for a club record fee.

The actual price tag is officially undisclosed but is being widely reported as a piffling £45million mere chump change in this day and age.

Horror Hair: Swansea’s New Signing Roque Mesa Just Looks Awful Across The Board (Photo)

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He may have the look of a veteran sicario for a Colombian drug cartel, but the man you see before you is actually Swansea City's latest summer acquisition.

Roque Mesa is his name, central-defending is his game and he last found gainful employ at La Liga side Las Palmas.

West Brom chase exciting winger; could face competition from PL trio

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A quartet of Premier League clubs – West Brom, Southampton, Crystal Palace, and Swansea City – are reportedly interested in Norwich City winger, Jacob Murphy.

According to reports from Daily Mirror, the Norwich winger is attracting interest from Premier League clubs, following an excellent 2016/17 season with the Canaries.

English Premier League

Swansea sale of Sigurdsson to Everton questioned by pundits

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Two former Premier League stars have questioned Swansea City’s decision to sell Gylfi Sigurdsson to Everton.

The Toffees have agreed a deal in excess of £45 million to take the Iceland midfielder to Goodison Park from the Liberty Stadium.

Ex-Liverpool forward Paul Walsh and former Arsenal striker Ian Wright believe Swansea’s sale of Sigurdsson is a bad move for the club.

Five Things: What Everton are getting with Swansea star

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The news that Gylfi Sigurdsson is joining Everton from Swansea City brings to an end one of the summer’s longest running transfer sagas.

Ronald Koeman has splashed the cash as he looks to build a team capable of qualifying for the Champions League, adding the likes of Michael Keane, Jordan Pickford, Wayne Rooney and Davy Klaassen to his squad.

Everton agree club record transfer for top class playmaker, star set to complete medical today

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Everton have agreed on a deal to sign the Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson.

The 27-year-old midfielder is set to complete his medical later today according to Sky Sports.

Ronald Koeman revealed last week that the deal was close and the Toffees have finally secured their target.

The former Tottenham midfielder is expected to replace Ross Barkley in the starting lineup now.

Everton set to seal Sigurdsson swoop — reports

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London (AFP) – Everton have finally agreed a deal to sign Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson for around £45 million ($57 million), according to reports on Tuesday.

Sigurdsson has been high on Everton manager Ronald Koeman’s wanted list for several months, but protracted negotiations over the transfer fee had delayed the Iceland international’s move.

Everton set to seal Sigurdsson swoop — reports

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London (AFP) – Everton have finally agreed a deal to sign Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson for around £45 million ($57 million), according to reports on Tuesday.

Sigurdsson has been high on Everton manager Ronald Koeman’s wanted list for several months, but protracted negotiations over the transfer fee had delayed the Iceland international’s move.

Swansea City swoop in for West Brom winger

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Swansea City are closing in on West Bromwich Albion winger Nacer Chadli in a deal that is believed to be in the region of £15 million, according to the Daily Mirror.

Chadli has apparently fallen out with West Brom manager Tony Pulis and was on the bench for The Baggies’ opening day win over AFC Bournemouth.

Everton set to complete club record transfer this week, star could help them secure top four

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Everton have been linked with the Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson for a while now.

Ronald Koeman is interested in bringing the Iceland international to Goodison Park this summer and it seems that a deal is finally close to completion.

Daily Mirror are reporting that the Toffees are close to signing the playmaker this week.

Saints start Pellegrino era with Swansea stalemate

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Southampton (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Mauricio Pellegrino’s first competitive match as Southampton manager saw the south coast club once more fail to score at home as they launched their Premier League season with a goalless against Swansea at St Mary’s on Saturday.

The Argentinian was appointed after Southampton sacked Claude Puel, who guided the Saints to the League Cup final and eighth place in the Premier League last term, with club officials wanting a more attacking style of football than that played under the Frenchman.

Saints start Pellegrino era with Swansea stalemate

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Southampton (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Mauricio Pellegrino’s first competitive match as Southampton manager saw the south coast club once more fail to score at home as they launched their Premier League season with a goalless against Swansea at St Mary’s on Saturday.

The Argentinian was appointed after Southampton sacked Claude Puel, who guided the Saints to the League Cup final and eighth place in the Premier League last term, with club officials wanting a more attacking style of football than that played under the Frenchman.

Koeman confident Sigurdsson deal will go through

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London (AFP) – Everton manager Ronald Koeman believes it won’t be long before Swansea playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson is on his way to Goodison Park.

The Toffees have had two offers for Sigurdsson rejected, with Welsh club Swansea believed to be holding out for a fee of some £50 million (55 million euro, $65 million) from their Premier League rivals.

Ronald Koeman confirms Everton are close to sealing a club record move for top class star

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Everton manager Ronald Koeman has confirmed that the Toffees are close to sealing a club record move for Gylfi Sigurdsson.

The Swansea midfielder has been linked with a move to Goodison Park for a while now.

According to Sky Sports, Everton have had a £40m bid rejected for the player and Swansea will only consider selling him for a fee of £50m.

Swansea City lining up £13m transfer deal to sign Manchester City striker

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Manchester City have informed Swansea City that they will have to pay £13 million in their bid to resign striker Wilfried Bony.

Swansea are keen to bolster Paul Clement’s attacking options ahead of the manager’s first full season in-charge of the club and could be prepared to fork out £13 million to bring the Ivorian striker back to the Liberty Stadium this summer.

Koeman plotting player plus cash deal, believes top class target will help secure a top four finish

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Everton have been linked with Swansea’s Gylfi Sigurdsson for a while now.

The Iceland midfielder is valued at £50million by the Welsh club and the Toffees are plotting a player plus cash offer for the 27-year-old.

According to Wales Online, Everton are ready to offer a £40 million fee and £5 million in add-ons for the player.

Everton submit massive bid for top class star, he could take Koeman's side to the next level

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Everton have submitted a club record £45m bid for the Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson according to Sky Sports.

BREAKING: @Everton make improved bid for @SwansOfficial midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson worth up to £45m, Sky sources understand #ssn pic.

Everton ready to offer star £150k-a-week to join, Player contributed to 22 goals last season

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Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson has been linked with a move to Everton for a while now.

The Toffees are looking to sign the Iceland international and have already submitted a £40m bid for him. However, Swansea have turned down the opening offer and are demanding a fee in the region of £50m.

Club warned to face similar fate as Liverpool in their pursuit of ex-Tottenham player

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Swansea City says the club will “not be bullied” and issued a “tapping up” warning to Everton over Gylfi Sigurdsson.

The Merseyside club are keen on securing the services of the midfielder, who moved to the Liberty Stadium from Tottenham Hotspur in 2014. He has established himself as a key figure at Swansea since arriving in Wales.

PL outfit set to miss out on top class target; Star prefers Everton, impressed with their ambition

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Leicester City are set to miss out on the signing of Gylfi Sigurdsson this summer.

The Foxes were interested in signing the Iceland international but the 27-year-old prefers to join Everton instead.

According to Leicester Mercury, Leicester submitted a club record bid of £40million rejected for the Swansea star earlier this month.

Everton submit club record bid for 27-yr-old; Star has said his goodbyes, Toffees confident

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Everton have been linked with the Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson for a while now.

According to Telegraph, the Blues have now submitted a £40million bid for the 27-year-old playmaker and the Toffees are confident of landing the player this summer.

The Swans are yet to accept/reject the offer but the fact that Sigurdsson has been left out of the club’s US tour squad suggests that they might be preparing for life without the Iceland international.

Swansea’s Llorente could miss start of season

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London (AFP) – Former Spanish international striker Fernando Llorente may miss the start of Swansea’s Premier League campaign after breaking his arm, club manager Paul Clement said Wednesday.

The 32-year-old forward - whose 15 goals last season played a crucial role in Swansea retaining their Premier League status - has his arm in a brace and will miss the pre-season tour of the United States.

Everton determined to sign top class 10-goal star, Koeman could break transfer record again

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Everton are determined to sign the Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson this summer.

The 27-year-old Iceland international has been sensational for the Welsh club over the last two seasons and Koeman wants to break the transfer record once again for the Premier League midfielder.

Sigurdsson scored 10 goals for the Swans last season.

Swansea slap £50million price tag on Sigurdsson

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London (AFP) – Premier League club Swansea will not let Icelandic international Gylfi Sigurdsson leave for less than £50million ($64m, 56.4m euros) the BBC reported on Monday.

The 27-year-old playmaker - who was pivotal to the ‘Swans’ staying up last season scoring nine goals and creating 13 others - was subject of a £40m bid from 2016 champions Leicester which was turned down.

Swansea slap £50million price tag on Sigurdsson

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London (AFP) – Premier League club Swansea will not let Icelandic international Gylfi Sigurdsson leave for less than £50million ($64m, 56.4m euros) the BBC reported on Monday.

The 27-year-old playmaker - who was pivotal to the ‘Swans’ staying up last season scoring nine goals and creating 13 others - was subject of a £40m bid from 2016 champions Leicester which was turned down.

Everton closing in on top class playmaker, £32m star expected to complete his transfer this week

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Everton are set to continue their summer spending with the signing of Gylfi Sigurdsson from Swansea.

The Toffees have been very active in the transfer market this summer and Ronald Koeman will cross the £100m mark with the signing of the Iceland international.

According to Daily Mail, Everton are close to completing a £32million deal for the Swansea star.

Everton preparing improved £32m bid for Premier League midfielder

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Everton are preparing an improved £32 million transfer bid to sign Swansea City midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson, according to the Daily Mail.

Swansea have already rejected a £27 million offer from the Toffees and are currently bracing themselves for revised bid for the Icelandic. The 27-year-old played a starring role last season to maintain the Swans’ Premier League status and the Welsh club are keen to keep hold of their star midfielder ahead of Paul Clement’s first full season in-charge at the Liberty Stadium.

PHOTO: Swansea agree deal to sign top quality La Liga midfielder, star poses with club shirt

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Swansea have agreed on a deal to sign the highly rated La Liga midfielder Roque Mesa from Las Palmas.

The Premier League outfit will pay around £11 million for the 28-year-old. Mesa has signed a four-year contract with the Welsh outfit and the deal has been confirmed by the club on their official website.

Everton Roundup: £30m bid submitted for midfielder; Attacker transfer agreed, announcement soon

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Everton have already signed a playmaker in Davy Klaassen this summer but Koeman is looking to add more depth to that position.

According to Daily Mirror, the Merseyside outfit are looking to sign the Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson and have already submitted a £30 million bid for the Iceland international.

Liverpool considering Swansea City’s £13m transfer bid for Alberto Moreno

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Swansea City have submitted a formal bid of £13 million to Liverpool in their attempt to sign Spanish full back Alberto Moreno, the Football Whispers claim.

Moreno was handed just two Premier League starts last season by Reds’ boss Jurgen Klopp and is reportedly dubbed as surplus to requirements at the Merseyside.

Chelsea agree deal with PL outfit for 23-goal forward, attacker set to complete summer move

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Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham is all set to join Swansea City on loan for next season.

According to BBC, the highly talented 19-year-old forward was a target for Newcastle United and Brighton as well but the Welsh outfit have fought off competition for the attacker.

Abraham was on loan at Bristol City last season and the Chelsea striker will be hoping a similar spell at Swansea next year.

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Galatasaray

Gomis signs for Galatasaray from Swansea

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Istanbul (AFP) – French international striker Bafetimbi Gomis Thursday signed for Turkish top flight side Galatasaray from Swansea City of the English Premier League in a three year deal for a 2.5 million euro transfer fee.

Gomis, 31, who spent the past season on loan at Marseille, had the day earlier received an ecstatic welcome in Istanbul when he was mobbed by hundreds of fans of the “Lions” and then passed a medical.

Gomis signs for Galatasaray from Swansea

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Istanbul (AFP) – French international striker Bafetimbi Gomis Thursday signed for Turkish top flight side Galatasaray from Swansea City of the English Premier League in a three year deal for a 2.5 million euro transfer fee.

Gomis, 31, who spent the past season on loan at Marseille, had the day earlier received an ecstatic welcome in Istanbul when he was mobbed by hundreds of fans of the “Lions” and then passed a medical.

Galatasaray set to sign Swansea’s Gomis

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Istanbul (AFP) – French international striker Bafetimbi Gomis on Wednesday arrived in Istanbul to sign for Turkish top flight side Galatasaray from Swansea City of the English Premier League in a reported three million dollar deal.

Gomis, 31, was mobbed by hundreds of excited Galatasaray fans chanting club songs and brandishing its yellow and red colours after arriving at Istanbul’s main airport.

Galatasaray set to sign Swansea’s Gomis

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Istanbul (AFP) – French international striker Bafetimbi Gomis on Wednesday arrived in Istanbul to sign for Turkish top flight side Galatasaray from Swansea City of the English Premier League in a reported three million dollar deal.

Gomis, 31, was mobbed by hundreds of excited Galatasaray fans chanting club songs and brandishing its yellow and red colours after arriving at Istanbul’s main airport.

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Spurs linked with Alfie Mawson and Ben Gibson

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