Ashley Williams: Swansea captain set to join Everton

Ashley Williams of Swansea

Swansea City have accepted a bid for captain Ashley Williams from Premier League rivals Everton.

The fee is believed to be £12m for the Wales skipper, 31, who has spent eight years with the Swans.

Fellow centre-half John Stones moved from Everton to Manchester City for £47.5m earlier on Tuesday.

Ex-Wales defender Danny Gabbidon, a consultant for Williams' agent, tweeted: