What The Papers Say - 3 August


The views on this page are taken from the local and national media and do not necessarily reflect the views of Everton. 

A number of Thursday’s newspapers claim Everton are closing in on Swansea City playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson, with the Daily Mirror reporting a deal could be completed “in the next 48 hours”.

Elsewhere, Phil Jagielka has targeted winning a trophy after penning a one-year contract extension to keep him at Goodison Park until 2019.

There are previews of tonight’s UEFA Europa League third round qualifier second leg against MFK Ružomberok.

And finally, it is rumoured Watford are interested in taking Aaron Lennon on loan for the season.

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