​Cardiff Metropolis have reportedly agreed a cope with Everton to signal striker Oumar Niasse on mortgage till the top of the season.

The Bluebirds are presently 17th within the Premier League and are combating for survival beneath supervisor Neil Warnock, who is anticipated to proceed to bolster his squad because the switch window continues.

The was all however confirmed by Cardiff Metropolis chief govt Ken Choo to ​Sky Sports. By bringing in Toffees ahead Niasse, ​Cardiff will hope that he may also help resolve their issues in entrance of purpose, with the Welsh aspect scoring a measly 19 targets thus far this season.

Oumar Niasse

Throughout final yr’s marketing campaign, the Senegalese ace scored 9 targets in 22 appearances in all competitions in what was his most profitable season thus far in English soccer.

Nevertheless following the arrival of latest Toffees boss Marco Silva in Might, Niasse has featured nearly solely as an alternative, taking part in simply 58 minutes of Premier League motion for the Merseyside-based membership.

Stories by the ​WalesOnline recommend that Cardiff have the choice of signing the striker on a everlasting deal for a price considered within the area of £7m on the finish of the season.

The 28-year-old striker joined ​Everton in 2016 from Russian aspect Lokomotiv Moscow for £13.5m however didn’t impress former supervisor Ronald Koeman, who loaned him out Hull Metropolis lower than a yr later.

Regardless of scoring 5 targets in all competitions for the Tigers through the 2016/17 marketing campaign, Niasse could not assist ​Hull keep away from relegation and returned to Everton final season.


The signing of the Senegalese worldwide isn’t thought to have any bearing on Cardiff’s efforts to herald fellow striker Emiliano Sala from Nantes.

The Bluebirds have been linked with a potential club-record transfer for the Argentine marksman who has scored 12 targets in Ligue 1 this season.


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