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Gibson swaps United for Everton

Manchester United midfielder Darron Gibson has joined Everton on a four-and-a-half-year deal.The 24-year-old has moved to Merseyside for an undisclosed fee, becoming the club's second signing of the January transfer window following Landon Donovan's loan move from Los Angeles Galaxy .The midfielder, a product of the United youth team, scored 10 goals in 60 appearances for the Old Trafford side since breaking into the first team in the 2005-06 season.Gibson, who was born in Northern Ireland but opted to play for the Republic of Ireland, has played 17 times for his country, scoring once.And he revealed some advice from former Toffees striker Wayne Rooney helped convince him to move to Goodison Park.Frustration at not getting first-team chances at Old Trafford played a significant part but Gibson said after speaking to the England international - and then Everton duo Phil Neville and Tim Cahill - his mind was made up."I was speaking to Wayne about it a bit and after that and coming to see...

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