Everton striker Nikica Jelavic is excited by the prospect of playing for Hull City following discussions with manager Steve Bruce.
The two clubs have agreed a fee for the Croatia international, with a deal expected to be finalised soon.
Having fallen out of favour under Everton manager Roberto Martinez, Jelavic is looking forward to linking up with Bruce at the KC Stadium and rediscovering the form he demonstrated after arriving at Goodison Park from Rangers in 2012.
"Steve Bruce called me and told me that he wants me in his team as a leading attacker," Jelavic told JutarnjiLIST.
"He asked me if I'm ready to move, then talked briefly about the club, his coaching philosophy and about the club's goals.
"He was very confident during that conversation and after that I agreed to move to Hull City.
"The club suits me and I'm happy that the clubs have found an agreement for my transfer."
Jelavic has made 10 appearances in all competitions for Everton this season, scoring twice in the 4-0 FA Cup win against QPR.
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