The Football Transfer Tavern is a euphoric place to be if you’re an Everton fan as the Toffees’ summer business is into full fruition as manager Ronald Koeman has made no less than four signings up to this point.
They could also make that tally five as the Premier League outfit are on the brink of penning defender Michael Keane to a deal at Goodison Park, and are on the look-out to reinforce their attack.
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud is reportedly the latest target for Koeman, according to the Mirror, and it has to be said that this would be an overwhelming acquisition if this transfer went all the way.
Our Everton-supporting landlord was left stunned by the Frenchman’s involvement in 23 goals across all competitions during the 2016/17 campaign and has been the focal point of Arsenal’s front line since arriving five years ago.
However, the 30-year-old has his flaws and that is why the Toffees should set their sights on other targets if they are wanting to strengthen their attacking options ahead of the new season.
Everton should sign ONE of the following TWO players instead of pursuing Olivier Giroud this summer transfer window….