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Lescott Fancies Everton Return Rather Than Wearside
Published : 31 Dec 2012 14:23:18Rss feed
Sunderland havebeen linked with a loan move for England centre-half Joleon Lescott, who has started a modest 11 top flight games for Manchester City this season.
But Lescott is rumoured to be interesting former club Everton, and apparently - that's where he fancies returning.
He has fallen down Roberto Mancini’s pecking order despite playing a pivotal role in last season’s title success.
City are reportedly ready to let the 30-year-old leave the Etihad, although his estimated £90,000 a week wages would scupper the hopes of the bulk of the division, including Sunderland.
If City were prepared to pay a portion of his wages though – as they did last season with Bridge – then it could be a viable loan switch.