The Rumour Mill
Speculation, conjecture, whisperings, half-truths and outright nonsense. Disclaimer
The Blues are apparently set to hold talks with the League One side over goalkeeper Chris Renshaw.
(Oldham Evening Chronicle)
Everton are weighing up a move for Dutch international Kevin Strootman, according to a report, as Ronald Koeman begins the process of building out his new team.
The club will use its increased financial muscle to tempt the Belgian striker to remain at Goodison Park despite reported interest from the likes of Chelsea and Juventus and the player's repeated desire to join a new club.
Ronald Koeman's first act as Everton boss could be to bring in his compatriot Tim Krul and Belgian international midfielder Axel Witsel, according to reports.
Everton, Crystal Palace and West Ham are all eyeing Fiorentina's Senegalese striker Khouma Babacar according to reports in Italy.
The striker could finally get his wish to leave West Brom this summer, with the Blues said to be interested along with Leicester City and Crystal Palace.
Everton are once again being linked with winger Christian Tello, this time on Gianluca DiMarzio's site.
In an illustration of the unreliability of tabloid newspaper stories, particularly on Sundays, Everton are supposedly after Fraser Forster and Kasper Schmeichel as Ronald Koeman's first signing.
Arouna Kone has been attracting interest from clubs in China according to the Liverpool Echo.
Romelu Lukaku is a target for Italian giants Juventus as they look to bolster their team in a number of areas according to a report in Italy.
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