It’s the last week of January and that means the winter transfer window is really starting to heat up.
Everton are one of several clubs hoping to strengthen their squad for the rest of the month after a disappointing start to the Premier League campaign.
Rafa Benitez has been sacked following poor results, which means that as well as signing new players, the Toffees are hoping to find a new face to lead the team.
talkSPORT.com brings you all the latest transfer news and gossip from the Merseyside blue half.
Everton are set to open talks with Vitor Pereira over the managerial vacancy at Goodison Park.
The former Porto and Fenerbahce boss is currently out of work after being sacked by the Turkish side last month.
While some have claimed a date is close, the Liverpool Echo reports he is just one of the names on the shortlist.
The Everton legend is one of the names linked to work amid uncertainty at his current club Derby County.
Discussing the links, he said: “I’m like everyone else. I see the speculation and of course Everton is a club I grew up with.
“I’m flattered to be brought up in these conversations, but I know Everton know they have to go through the directors if they want to talk to me.
“It’s all hearsay. There was no request. My focus is entirely on Derby County and the massive game against Nottingham Forest.
Everton could be interested in star striker, Dominic Calvert-Lewin.
According to The Sun, West Ham United are keen on a move for the England international as they seek to strengthen their forward line.
Reports have claimed that a move for the striker could cost around £60m.
Donny Van de Beek
Everton face increased competition as they seek to agree a deal for Donny Van De Beek.
According to reports, the Toffees have been joined by Wolves and Newcastle for the Manchester United midfielder.
The 24-year-old has fallen down the pecking order at Old Trafford and looks like a prime candidate to move on before the end of the month.