Reports: Everton enquire about talented Fiorentina winger

first_img1 Fiorentina winger Josip Ilicic Everton have made an approach to sign Fiorentina winger Josip Ilicic in January, according to reports in Italy.Toffees boss Roberto Martinez has identified the Slovenian international as a key target in the upcoming window and wants to add cover to his squad on both flanks.The 26-year-old has been in fine form for the Viola this term and Martinez has been impressed with the talented winger after receiving glowing scouting reports from his team.Ilicic, who has plied his trade in Serie A since 2010, has also attracted the interest of Lazio, while Sampdoria and Torino have confirmed long-term interest in the midfielder.However, according to the La Nazione, the former Maribor star wants to play in the Premier League and believes first-team football could be on offer at Goodison Park.Blues playmakers Kevin Mirallas and Steven Pienaar have both struggled with injury this term and Martinez wants to sure up his midfield as he targets Champions League qualification.last_img

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