Date: 21st November 2017 at 9:00pm
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Everton are prepared to pay €13m (£11.5m) in the January for midfielder Oguzhan Ozyakup, according to Fotospor.

have been linked with re-signing the Turkish international, but the situation surrounding the 25 year old remains complicated. When the sold midfielder to in 2012, they included a 30% sell-on clause. Reports in Turkey have suggested that Besiktas president has been trying to get this clause removed without success and it has led to some friction regarding Ozyakup’s contract renewal.

The midfielder has been in excellent form for this campaign, but his current deal will expire at the end of the season. Fotospor report that Ozyakup’s team mates Gary Medel, Jeremain and Dusko Tosic all feel the player deserves an improved contract but so far president Orman has been not willing to give in to the midfielder’s demands, and is considering Everton’s proposal seriously.

In any case, even if Everton do end up paying €13million for the player, the would receive €3.9m (£3.46m) as part of the deal.