Report: Everton boss Marco Silva discussing signing Samir Nasri

Samir Nasri #22 of Manchester City drives around Matteo Darmian #36 of Manchester United at NRG Stadium on July 20, 2017 in Houston, Texas.

Everton are reportedly considering bringing Marco Silva to Goodison Park.

Manchester City's French midfielder Samir Nasri vies with Bournemouth's English defender Tommy Elphick (R) during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and...

According to a report in the Daily Mail, Everton boss Marco Silva has discussed the possibility of signing Samir Nasri.

Nasri is free to play football again in November, when his drug ban expires, and Everton feel he could offer good value as a free agent.


The Frenchman has previously impressed in England with both Manchester City and Arsenal.

And Everton are now said to be considering bringing Nasri to Goodison Park to bolster their attack.

Silva wants another creative option added to his squad, even though Everton are fairly well stocked in the forward areas.

Samir Nasri of Manchester City takes on Dusan Tadic of Southampton during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Manchester City at St Mary's Stadium on May 1, 2016 in...

Silva reportedly views Nasri as a player who could offer strong back-up to the likes of Bernard and Gylfi Sigurdsson.

Everton have begun the season in a rather inconsistent manner, and currently sit in 11th place in the Premier League table.

Samir Nasri of Sevilla and Jamie Vardy of Leicester City butt heads during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16, second leg match between Leicester City and Sevilla FC at The King Power...

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