6pm deadline day news: Everton sign trio, West Ham land Sanchez, Declan John leaves Rangers

The likes of Everton, West Ham United and Glasgow Rangers feature in the latest transfer roundup one hour after the English deadline.

Marco Silva during the pre-season friendly match between Everton and Valencia at Goodison Park on August 4, 2018 in Liverpool, England.

Everton have surely enjoyed the best deadline day of any Premier League club, with three deals all going through in the final moments of the window. 

The Toffees have announced that Brazil international Bernard has joined on a free transfer, while Barcelona have confirmed that Yerry Mina has moved to Goodison Park on a permanent basis, and Andre Gomes has made the same switch, having left the Nou Camp on loan.


West Ham have confirmed on their official website that they have completed a deal to sign Carlos Sanchez from Serie A side Fiorentina.

The Hammers have confirmed that the former Aston Villa ace has signed a two-year contract at the London Stadium - which may surprise some given that there was previous speculation that he may be arriving on loan.

Steven Naismith of Heart of Midlothian vies with Declan John of Rangers during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Hearts at Ibrox Stadium on April 22, 2018 in...

Rangers have announced on their official website that Declan John has left Ibrox to join Swansea on a permanent basis after around one year with the Scottish Premiership side.

John only signed a permanent deal with the Gers ahead of the most recent January window, but Steven Gerrard has let him go having signed Jon Flanagan and Borna Barisic this summer.

Gary Gardner of Aston Villa celebrates during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Aston Villa at St Andrews Stadium on October 30, 2016 in Birmingham, England.

Birmingham City have confirmed on their official website that they have signed Gary Gardner on a season-long loan from rivals Aston Villa

Gardner joins his brother Craig at St Andrew's, becoming Garry Monk's fifth signing of the summer.

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