Lamine Kone has been linked with Everton throughout the summer, with Ronald Koeman considering his defence a particular weak spot going forward.
Kone is reportedly ready to leave Sunderland and has told his management that he is seeking a new challenge, whilst David Moyes is keen to hold on to him.
The deal looks like a matter of when, rather than if, with both player and club keen to make the deal happen
Keep an eye out for this one over the next few weeks…
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