Everton are expected to hold further talks with midfielder Gareth Barry this week.
Manchester City have supplemented their holding midfield position with the acquisition of 26-year-old Porto midfielder Fernando.
Gareth Barry is training as normal in the buildup to Everton's match with Swansea City on Saturday after being the victim of a nasty tackle by Cardiff City's Kevin Theophile-Catherine.
The credit for the opening goal for Everton against Hull City back in Gameweek 8 has been changed from Kevin Mirallas to Gareth Barry.
Gareth Barry has hinted he would be interested in a permanent move to Everton after settling straight into life at Goodison Park.
Gareth Barry has been a big hit at Goodison Park since his arrival but he will not be able to play in Week 7 against the club that owns his rights, Manchester City.
Everton, having lost Marouane Fellaini to Manchester United, have signed Gareth Barry to replace at least some part of what Fellaini gave them.
Everton are looking at a loan deal for Manchester City midfielder Gareth Barry, according to Sky Sports.
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says Gareth Barry wants to stay, but will understand if he alters that stance.
With his days seemingly numbered at Manchester City there is word that Arsenal are discussing a move for Gareth Barry.
A number of British newspapers report that Tottenham are planning a surprise £4million summer move for Manchester City’s England midfielder Gareth Barry to replace Scott Parker.
Manchester City have completed the signing of Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fernandinho for a fee of about £30m.