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Nicolo Schira provides latest update on Everton target Gabriel

Everton are looking to bolster their defence this summer, and the Toffees are reportedly leading the race to sign Lille defender Gabriel.

The 22-year-old has impressed heavily for Lille this season, and he would be a superb addition for Everton. However, he is wanted by a host of European clubs including AC Milan and Paris-Saint Germain. Premier League rivals Leicester City are also equally keen for his signature.

According to reliable journalist Nicolo Schira, Everton have offered the Brazilian defender a contract till 2025, and the Toffees will work to finalize the deal with Lille.