Everton transfer blow! Serie A side win race for former Man City man

first_img1 Ahmad Benali [left] Everton target Ahmad Benali is expected to join Palermo this week on a free transfer.The former Manchester City midfielder has been linked with a return to England but, according to Sky Italia, the 23-year-old will complete a medical in Sicily this week.The Libyan international, who was born in Manchester, came through the City youth academy but failed to make a first-team appearance and was released to join Brescia in 2012.Benali hit nine goals in 36 Serie B games for the Biancoazzurri last term.last_img read more