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Moyes drops City target Lescott

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Joleon Lescott has been axed from Everton's squad for Thursday's Europa League play-off first leg against Sigma Olomouc at Goodison Park.

Lescott did not train with the first-team squad earlier on Wednesday following weeks of transfer speculation linking him with Manchester City, who have had two bids rejected for the defender.

Everton boss David Moyes said: "Joleon's attitude has not been right these past days, he has disappointed me and he has disappointed his team-mates. He is not in the right frame of mind."

But Moyes insisted he still does not want to sell the player, saying: "I hope this will all be sorted out, after the (transfer) deadline."

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