When Ronald Koeman jumped ship from Southampton to Everton in the summer, fans in the Transfer Tavern could be excused for expecting bigger things from the Dutchman’s side this season.
Everton fans are getting increasingly frustrated in the Transfer Tavern at the lack of attacking options past the Belgian and former Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku.
This, of course, hasn’t been helped by a long term injury to summer signing Yannick Bolasie as well as a hangover from EURO 2016 for Ross Barkley whose loss of form has cost him his place in the England squad.
Even so, they’d still like more attacking intent from the former Saints boss whilst if they are to challenge for Europe this season, options in other areas wouldn’t go amiss in January either.
Our landlord expects, then, that Koeman will dip into the transfer market with Serie A being a potential goldmine and so with that in mind here are three Italian-based players he should look to sign when the window opens…
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