Report: Ronald Koeman to have in excess of £100m to spend at Everton

Southampton manager Ronald Koeman

Southampton boss Ronald Koeman is reportedly set to complete a move to Everton in the coming days.

Southampton manager Ronald Koeman

According to a report in the Daily Mirror, Ronald Koeman is set to earn £6 million-a-year at Everton.

The Toffees are closing on a deal to appoint Southampton boss Koeman as their next manager, after he was made their top target to replace Roberto Martinez.

Koeman initially seemed to reject Everton’s interest, with a year left on his contract at Southampton, but he has reportedly been tempted by the package on offer at Goodison Park.

Southampton manager Ronald Koeman acknowledges fans at the end of the match

Everton are willing to pay £3.5 million in compensation to Southampton to Koeman, and they are reportedly very confident of persuading the 53-year-old to join.

Not only will Koeman become the highest paid manager in Everton history, he will also be handed a huge transfer budget to improve the Merseyside squad.


Southampton manager Ronald Koeman

The Mirror claim that Everton will offer Koeman in excess of £100 million to make the necessary renovations needed.

Everton finished in 11th place in the Premier League last season, but they are determined to challenge for a top six place next time around.

Southampton manager Ronald Koeman acknowledges fans at the end of the match

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