Everton tried to re-sign Jack Rodwell

February 4, 2014
By Mike Whalley

Everton made a transfer deadline day attempt to bring back Jack Rodwell on loan -- but it fell through when Manchester City failed to sign Porto midfielder Fernando.

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England international Rodwell was lined up for a return to Merseyside in a deal that would also have seen Gareth Barry’s move to Goodison Park made permanent, sources have told ESPN.

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