Brazil's Bernard set for Everton medical

Bernard is set for a medical at Everton

West Ham and Chelsea were also interested in signing the attacking midfielder, but Everton appear to have won the race for his signature, subject to work permit approval.

It is noted that the 25-year-old Brazilian for 24 hours needs to pass a medical examination.

But the move will not go ahead unless the club can offload the likes of Carlos Bacca and Nikola Kalinic, who are surplus to requirements at San Siro.

The wide-man is a free agent following the end of his contract at Shakhtar Donetsk and his agents have been holding talks with a number of clubs.

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The Blues are understood to have told the winger he must respond to their offer by tomorrow, or else it will be withdrawn. The midfielder also has 14 caps for Brazil to his name, although he did miss out on Selecao boss Tite's final squad for this year's World Cup Finals in Russian Federation.

Bernard - who has 14 Brazil caps - began his career in his homeland with Atletico Mineiro, before Shaktar signed him on five-year deal in the summer of 2013 for £40m.

But, Everton look set to triumph in pursuit of Bernard, after beating stiff competition for him.

After a slow start in the transfer window, Everton's business picked up pace with Richarlison and Lucas Digne signing, as well as significant progress being made in a deal to sign Yerry Mina from Barcelona.

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