Gossip: Toffees eye Esteve

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Manchester United are targeting Everton's 21-year-old English defender Jarrad Branthwaite, who is valued at between £60-70m. (Sky Sports)

Everton and West Ham United have opened talks with Burnley over a deal for 22-year-old French defender Maxime Esteve. (L'Equipe - in French)

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