Croat has mainly been warming the subs’ bench on Merseyside in this campaign.
Hull City are on the verge of sealing the £6.5m capture of Everton forward Nikica Jelavic, according to reports in the Daily Mirror.
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The Croatia international has become surplus to requirements at Goodison Park so far this campaign under new Toffees head coach Roberto Martinez.
And now with the Tigers and the Toffees having finally agreed a fee for Jelavic, all that needs to be done is for the striker to now undergo a medical on Merseyside and agree personal terms with Everton for the transfer to go ahead, with the attacker expected to make his Tigers debut against Norwich City in the Premier League on Saturday.