12 June, 2013 - 12:18

Wigan Kone hints at a summer exit

Wigan Kone hints at a summer exit

Wigan forward Arouna Kone revealed he would like to play in the top-flight next season.

The recent rumours suggest ex-Wigan manager Roberto Martinez who took charge of Everton, is keen on reuniting with his former player. It is believed Kone’s buy-out clause of £6.5 million will not be a problem for Martinez.

The 29-year-old Ivory Coast international confirmed he wants to play against high-profile opposition next season, but admitted it depends on Wigan whether they let him go. He said: “I have a contract until 2015 with Wigan and I settled very well there. It is a brilliant community football club. The chairman is fantastic.

“Yes, I want to be playing in the Premier League, but it also depends on Wigan because I have a contract with them. Everton? Just because the gaffer is in charge makes the link stronger but, to be honest, I don’t know what will happen. After the international games I will know more.”

Found a mistake? Highlight it with mouse and press CTRL + Enter. Thank you!

Author: Basil Naumov

Bookmark and Share

Liked the article?

Vote:
0
rating
+1
-1

Comments

Please, register to take part in user rating.

Newswire

26 March
2 March
2 February
20 January
12 January
7 December
9 November
25 October
9 October
11 June
26 May
15 April
27 March
12 March
21 January
10 January