Everton set to land �5m Dutchman

EVERTON are set to land Johnny Heitinga in a �5million move after the Dutch star agreed to compromise on his wage demands (Mirror).The transfer had stalled over Heitinga's demands for almost �80,000-a-week, which would have made him the best-paid player in Everton's history.

EVERTON are set to land Johnny Heitinga in a �5million move after the Dutch star agreed to compromise on his wage demands (Mirror).

The transfer had stalled over Heitinga's demands for almost �80,000-a-week, which would have made him the best-paid player in Everton's history.

But a deal was struck on Monday night after a day of intense negotiations between Everton officials and Heitinga's representatives.

Heitinga, 25, is due to jet in to Merseyside on Tuesday to have his medical and complete his move.


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