The Rumour Mill
Speculation, conjecture, whisperings, half-truths and outright nonsense. Disclaimer
Everton are said to be preparing an offer for Celtic fullback Kieran Tierney according to reports.
Everton and Southampton have both submitted bids for Denmark international defender Jannik Vestergaard after failing to land Lyon defender Mouctar Diakhaby, according to reports.
The Blues and the Foxes are reported to have submitted offers for Jérôme Roussillon, although both clubs are at a disadvantage as the 25-year-old is looking for European football.
The name of another Bundesliga-based full-back has been added to the list of players linked with Everton this summer, with Sky Sports saying the Blues are interested in Wendell.
Everton are said to be targeting highly-rated centre-half Matthijs De Ligt while the name of Sporting winger Gelson Martins continues to be mentioned in connection with the Blues.
Everton are being linked with a reputed former target in the form of Aleksandr Dragovic, with a Midlands journalist claiming the defender has been in discussions with the Blues over a potential move.
Everton, Arsenal, West Ham, Marseille and Valencia are all said to be interested in signing Germany's 2014 World Cup hero, Mario Goetze.
Fenerbahçe have made an approach to Everton for Yannick Bolasie who could be available for transfer this summer.
Everton are among a clutch of clubs vying for the signature of France Under-21 captain, Issa Diop, according to reports.
Sky Sports claim the Blues are interested in Marvin Plattenhardt as an additional option at left back.
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