It must be an exciting time to be an Everton supporter. At the helm is a manager who has coached at some of world football's biggest clubs, won countless trophies, has a proven track record and was willing to lead the way as the Toffees enter a new chapter in their history.
What's more, the team's performances have improved drastically and Dominic Calvert-Lewin is, at present, their best player? Blimey, stop and think, he actually is. Well, I see, that's probably why they want to make some additions in the summer. No surprise really.
However, even as early as March it seems there are irons in the fire at Goodison Park, as no less than three transfers (that we know of) are being worked on in a bid to add depth and quality to Carlo Ancelotti's ranks.
Here's those three.
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Magalhães only recently signed a new deal with Lille tying him down until 2023, but the French side would be willing to let him leave in the summer if a suitable offer of around £25-£30m comes in.
Keeping Regular Tabs on Odsonne Edouard
But why? There is no need for more strikers on Merseyside. Calvert-Lewin is it, right?
Meh, for whatever reason, Everton want to add depth to their forward line, and have been frequently sending scouts to Glasgow to watch Celtic frontman Odsonne Edouard.
The Frenchman has been in sparkling form for the club since moving from Paris Saint-Germain on a permanent deal two seasons ago. He's scored 50 goals in those two campaigns, courting the attention of fellow Premier League sides Tottenham and Leicester.
A report from the Daily Mail claims that Everton are the ones making their feelings most known though, with regular visits to Parkhead likely to result in a summer bid. It would need to be a hefty one, however, as
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Source : 90min