Report: Everton's Brendan Galloway wanted by Wigan and Luton

Marco Silva the head coach

Everton are reportedly willing to let Brendan Galloway leave on a free transfer this summer.

Brendan Galloway before the Premier League match between Everton and Tottenham Hotspur at Goodison Park on August 13, 2016 in Liverpool, England.

According to a report from The Sun on Sunday (9/6; page 59), Everton could be prepared to let Brendan Galloway leave Goodison Park on a free transfer with Wigan Athletic and Luton Town keen on signing the defender.

Galloway has endured a difficult time with the Toffees. It had appeared during Roberto Martinez's tenure that the 23-year-old was well on his way towards securing a regular first-team role as he made 15 Premier League appearances during the 2015/16 campaign.


Disappointing loan spells at West Brom and Sunderland followed over the next two years however, and he spent this past season only featuring for Everton's under-23s in Premier League 2.

Perhaps unsurprisingly therefore, The Sun on Sunday (9/6; page 59) is now reporting that Marco Silva is ready to let the former England under-21 international - who earns £23,000-a-week, according to Spotrac - leave on a free, with two Championship sides interested in offering him a new challenge.

12th May 2019, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, England; EPL Premier League football, Tottenham Hotspur versus Everton; Everton manager Marco Silva looking disappointed from the...

The Sun suggests that both Wigan and newbies Luton are keen on Galloway. The Latics had another Everton left-back on loan this past season, with Antonee Robinson impressing during his time away from Merseyside.

With Lucas Digne proving to be a fantastic signing and the Liverpool Echo reporting that Leighton Baines is set to sign a new one-year deal, it does appear to make sense for all parties to let Galloway go at this stage of his career.

Everton's Zimbabwean midfielder Brendan Galloway (R) and Dagenham and Redbridge's English defender Josh Passley vie for the ball during the FA Cup third-round football match between...

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