August 15, 2022

Everton eyeing transfer for Nottingham Forest star Brennan Johnson after reaching survival – however a suggestion for £20m-rated 21-year-old will rely upon end result of Championship play-off last this Sunday

  • Sportsmail understands Brennan Johnson is prime of Everton’s summer time wishlist
  • A proposal for Johnson can be formed by Forest’s destiny within the play-off last 
  • Ought to Forest win then the Wales worldwide will open talks over a brand new deal
  • If Forest to lose then his departure would seem probably, with a £20m payment mooted

Everton are readying a transfer for Nottingham Forest winger Brennan Johnson after reaching Premier League survival.

Sportsmail understands the 21-year-old is on the prime of their summer time wishlist, together with Burnley defender James Tarkowski.

However a suggestion for Johnson can be formed by Forest’s destiny on this Sunday’s Championship play-off last in opposition to Huddersfield City.

Everton are readying a transfer for Nottingham Forest’s star winger Brennan Johnson

Sportsmail understands the 21-year-old is at the top of Frank Lampard's summer wishlist

Sportsmail understands the 21-year-old is on the prime of Frank Lampard’s summer time wishlist

Ought to Forest win then the Wales worldwide will open talks over a brand new contract with simply 12 months to run on his present deal.

There is no such thing as a assure an settlement can be reached, nonetheless, and have been Forest to lose then his departure would seem probably. A payment within the area of £20million has been mooted.

Everton, like Newcastle, Leicester and Brentford, have watched Johnson this season, throughout which he has scored 19 instances from 50 appearances and was final week named Championship Participant of the 12 months. 

Sources say the Toffees are decided to beat off competitors for his signature ought to the participant resolve to depart the Metropolis Floor.

In the meantime, have been Everton to win the race without cost agent Tarkowski, it might see defender Michael Keane depart Goodison Park, with West Ham and David Moyes maintaining tabs on his scenario. 

Moyes labored with Keane throughout his time at Manchester United and stays an admirer of the 29-year-old.