Report: Juventus to rival Everton for £25m Steven N'Zonzi

Sevilla player Steven N'Zonzi in action during the UEFA Champions League group E match between Liverpool FC and Sevilla FC at Anfield on September 13, 2017 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.

Everton are keen on Steven N'Zonzi, but face competititon.

Steven N'Zonzi of Sevilla FC (L) competes with Valon Ahmedi of NK Maribor (R) during the UEFA Champions League match between Sevilla FC and NK Maribor at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on...

Everton will face competition from Serie A giants Juventus for Steven N'Zonzi.

The Mail reported at the weekend that the Toffees are keen on the Sevilla midfielder, who is rated at £25 million.

Sam Allardyce will not have it all his own way in their pursuit of the Frenchman.

Sevilla player Steven N'Zonzi in action during the UEFA Champions League group E match between Liverpool FC and Sevilla FC at Anfield on September 13, 2017 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.

Tuttomercatoweb report Juventus are still monitoring N'Zonzi, having attempted to sign him back in the summer. 

Football Italia reported also that N'Zonzi is back on their radar.

The former Stoke City midfielder has been out of favour at Sevilla. His last La Liga appearance was a fortnight ago.

Jordan Henderson of Liverpool puts pressure on Steven N'Zonzi of Sevilla during the UEFA Champions League group E match between Liverpool FC and Sevilla FC at Anfield on September 13, 2017...

Goal reported back in June that N'Zonzi had agreed to join Juventus, but no deal could be reached between the two clubs.

Juventus 'should' have the edge over Everton for N'Zonzi because they can offer him the chance to compete for titles, but the midfielder knows the Premier League well.

Everton's trump card is manager Sam Allardyce, who managed N'Zonzi at Blackburn Rovers, and could yet manage to persuade the Frenchman to join.

 

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