Everton warned off Yakubu

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Everton will have to look elsewhere for a big name striker after Middlesbrough halted their interest in Ayegbeni Yakubu.

Sources at Goodison Park confirm that the club have made an enquiry about the 26-year-old Nigerian striker but insist no formal bid was made for the player, who is valued at more than £11million.

But Middlesbrough have made it clear that the player is not for sale and Everton are now very unlikely to continue their interest.

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