Report: Southampton star Pelle wanted by Everton and Stoke, says his agent

Steven Davis celebrates with Graziano Pelle after scoring the fourth goal for Southampton

Graziano Pelle is reportedly a target for Everton and Stoke this summer.

Steven Davis celebrates with Graziano Pelle after scoring the fourth goal for SouthamptonSteven Davis celebrates with Graziano Pelle after scoring the fourth goal for Southampton

According to Sportitalia, reported by TuttoMercatoWeb, Everton and Stoke City are interested in a move for Southampton striker Graziano Pelle this summer.

The Italian has been heavily linked with an exit from the South East coast club with a number of Serie A clubs reportedly chasing his signature.

Graziano Pelle scores the second goal for SouthamptonGraziano Pelle scores the second goal for Southampton

Juventus were thought to be particularly keen, while the player himself has stated that he would like a return to his homeland at some point.

However, it appears that there is also interest from the Premier League in his services, if his agent’s latest comments are to believed.

According to Romulado Corvino, both Everton and Stoke City are interested in his signature this summer, as reported by TuttoMercatoWeb.

Graziano Pelle celebrates with Kelvin Davis and teammates after scoring the second goal for SouthamptonGraziano Pelle celebrates with Kelvin Davis and teammates after scoring the second goal for Southampton

It is no surprise to find the Toffees being linked, given Saints manager Ronald Koeman is making the move to Merseyside.

Indeed, he Pelle is likely to be the first of several stars linked to a reunion with their former manager at Goodison Park.

Southampton though, will probably want to wait and see how Pelle fares at Euro 2016 with Italy in the hope that can add a few more millions to his price tag.

Graziano Pelle celebrates after scoring the second goal for SouthamptonGraziano Pelle celebrates after scoring the second goal for Southampton

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