Crystal Palace reject Everton’s opening transfer offer for Wilfried Zaha

first_imgZaha has been linked with Arsenal, Chelsea and Everton (Picture: Getty)Palace boss Roy Hodgson has admitted he’s in the dark about Zaha’s future and is unsure whether the Ivorian will still be at the club next season.‘He’s dealing with the chairman at the moment,’ Hodgson told Sky Sports.‘The chairman’s his link, they get on very well and know each other very well.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira moves‘Most of what’s going on with Wilfried is going on between him and the chairman and I can’t enlighten you at all.‘I know what you know. I know it through reading on your websites or in newspapers.’MORE: Paul Pogba’s brother provides update on Man Utd midfielder’s Real Madrid transfer Comment Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterSunday 28 Jul 2019 4:50 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link701Shares Everton have failed with their opening offer for Wilfried Zaha (Picture: Getty)Crystal Palace have reportedly rejected Everton’s opening bid of £52million for Wilfried Zaha.Zaha, who notched up ten goals and five assists in the Premier League last season, has told Palace that he’s keen to move on from the club ahead of the 2019/20 campaign and Everton are favourites to sign the 26-year-old forward.Arsenal failed with a £40m offer for Zaha earlier this summer – which left Palace ‘incensed’ – and the Gunners have since turned their attentions to signing Lille star Nicolas Pepe.Everton are the latest club to test Palace’s resolve for Zaha after launching a £52m bid for the Ivory Coast international.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityHowever, according to The Daily Mail, the Toffees’ opening proposal was swiftly turned down by Palace. It’s understood the Eagles value the former Manchester United attacker closer to £80m.Chelsea have also been linked with Zaha in recent weeks despite their two-window transfer ban. Advertisement Crystal Palace reject Everton’s opening transfer offer for Wilfried Zahalast_img read more