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Toffees to land Bradford starlet
Published : 03 Oct 2011 08:29:00
Everton have agreed a deal to land Bradford City starlet George Green, beating almost every Premier League club to his signature. The 15-year-old midfielder is regarded as one of the top prospects in the country, and a number of clubs have been tracking him. But now he is set to join the Toffees in a deal which could eventually rise to £2million. Bradford City's head of football development Archie Christie confirmed to the Telegraph & Argus that the deal had been agreed. "This is one of the highest deals ever for a 15-year-old from a League Two club," he said. "But George is the best I've seen in his position at his age. He could become another Wayne Rooney or Paul Gascoigne."