Report: Everton striker Sandro Ramirez likely to move to France on loan

Sandro Ramirez of Everton during the Pre-Season Friendly at Gigg Lane on July 18, 2018 in Bury, England.

Everton are trying to find an English club to take Ramirez on loan.

Sandro Ramirez of Everton during the Pre-Season Friendly between Everton and Valencia at Goodison Park on August 4, 2018 in Liverpool, England.

The Liverpool Echo have claimed that Everton are struggling to offload striker Sandro Ramirez to and English Premier League club on deadline day, and may have to wait to secure a loan move.

The 23-year-old was made available this summer by The Toffees, who are keen to get rid of the Spanish striker after failing to make an impact on Merseyside since his move from Malaga last summer.

Costing just £5.2million, he was seen as a bargain by most, but failed to break into the side and was loaned back to Spain with Sevilla in the January transfer window.


Everton have since signed Cenk Tosun from Besiktas and still boast Dom Calvert-Lewin and Oumar Niasse, meaning there is no space for Ramirez at Goodison Park - despite the change of managers.

Everton wanted to loan him out to a Premier League side this summer, but they have since struggled to do just that and now it is likely that Ramirez will move to a top-tier French side after the transfer window.

(EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Sandro Ramirez of Everton during the Algarve Cup match between FC Porto and Everton on July 22, 2018 in Faro, Portugal.

With the European transfer window remaining open as normal, unlike England's decision to cut it short to August 9, clubs can still buy from English sides and that could be the case for Ramirez.

Though Ramirez wants a return to Spain, it is likely that the striker will have to settle for a loan move to France.

Everton's Spanish forward Sandro Ramirez (L) vies with Rennes' Malian defender Hamari Traore (R) during a friendly football match between Rennes and Everton on July 28, 2018, in Vitre,...

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