Everton have been put up for sale by owner Farhad Moshiri just one day after sacking manager Frank Lampard.
The British-Iranian businessman is hoping to secure around £500million for the sale, as reported by The Guardian. Moshiri became the majority owner of the Merseyside club only last year, having increased his shares to 94%.
It comes at a period of extreme turmoil for the Toffees both on and off the pitch. The club are joint-bottom in the Premier League, having claimed just 15 points in 19 matches.
Their woeful run of form saw Lampard sacked with a successor yet to be named as they prepare to face league leaders Arsenal on Saturday…