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Report: What Joaquin Correa thinks about Everton interest

Everton have been handed a blow in their pursuit of Joaquin Correa, according to Alfredo Pedulla.

Earlier on Saturday, we reported how the Toffees made Lazio an offer of £31million for their striker.

In addition, Everton apparently made Correa a “rich” contract offer of around £4.1million-per-year including bonuses.

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The Goodison Park outfit is reportedly up against Inter Milan in pursuit of Correa.

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But despite the Toffees seemingly having more financial muscle than the Nerazzurri, there seems to be a problem.

Alfredo Pedulla’s website claims Correa is eager to join the Serie A champions and is willing to wait for them.

The Argentina forward “knows” Simone Inzaghi rates him very highly and his agent has apparently had a meeting with Inter.

In addition, he’s reportedly not “entirely convinced” about playing in the Premier League, particularly for a team “out of the Champions League”.

Correa is a very talented striker who has done so well for Lazio and claimed a major international trophy this summer.

However, should Everton keep moving for a player who appears to have his mind set on a move elsewhere?

With that in mind, the Toffees should probably keep an eye out for other targets this summer.

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