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Demarai Gray: Fulham Nears Deal for Everton’s Winger

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Fulham Football Club is making significant strides in securing the talents of Demarai Gray, the seasoned winger currently with Everton in the Premier League. The talks between the two clubs are advancing steadily, with the possibility of Gray donning the Fulham jersey becoming increasingly plausible.

The 27-year-old Jamaican international made a noteworthy switch to Everton in 2021 from Bayer Leverkusen, with a transfer fee of £1.7m. During his time with Everton, Gray showcased his prowess in 75 appearances, finding the back of the net 12 times. His skillful displays on the field have garnered attention from various suitors, including Crystal Palace, Turkish Super Lig side Besiktas, and clubs in Saudi Arabia.

However, sources close to the situation reveal that Demarai Gray harbors a strong preference for a move to Fulham. The club’s need for reinforcement in the attacking department has caught Gray’s attention, making him an ideal fit for the Cottagers.

Gray’s readiness for a new challenge comes after his participation in the Concacaf Gold Cup, where he displayed his commitment to representing Jamaica on the international stage. This recent endeavor has demonstrated his unwavering dedication to the sport, further raising his stock among potential suitors.

If the deal materializes, Gray will fill a vital position in Marco Silva’s squad following the departure of Manor Solomon to Tottenham and Dan James’ return to Leeds. The prospect of adding Gray’s flair and finesse to Fulham’s attacking options excites the club’s supporters, who anticipate an exhilarating season ahead.

Fulham’s summer transfer activity has already seen the acquisition of striker Raul Jimenez from Wolves and centre-back Calvin Bassey from Ajax. Gray’s addition would undoubtedly strengthen the team further, elevating their competitive edge for the upcoming season.

While rumors swirl around Fulham securing the services of Juventus full-back Luca Pellegrini, it has been confirmed that such reports are unfounded. Nonetheless, the club remains vigilant in their pursuit of Gray, focusing their efforts on bringing him on board.

As the negotiations progress, Gray’s transfer to Fulham seems increasingly likely, signaling a fresh chapter in his career. The footballing world eagerly awaits the outcome, as the potential move is anticipated to make headlines and spark further discussions among fans and experts alike.

Fulham’s talks to secure the talents of Demarai Gray have reached an exciting phase, with the winger expressing his keen interest in joining the club. As the summer transfer window reaches its climax, the possibility of Gray gracing the turf at Craven Cottage has sent ripples of excitement through the footballing community. With the deal edging closer to completion, it appears that Fulham fans are on the cusp of witnessing a new star shine in their colours.

Jon Fisher
Jon Fisher
Jon has over 20 years' experience in sports journalism having worked at the Press Association, Goal and Stats Perform, covering three World Cups, an Olympics and numerous other major sporting events.

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