With it being a fantastically positive transfer window for Everton fans in the Tavern up to this point, there is very little negativity surrounding the Blues camp as they’re adamant to be a dark horse in the upcoming campaign.
Authoritative boss Ronald Koeman identified his targets and got them without too much bother which, on paper, makes the Toffees a certain favourite to finish inside the top-six at the climax of the 2017/18 Premier League season.
However, disapprovingly from our landlord, this does mean several of the current crop of players before the summer overhaul may lose out on their place in either the starting eleven or on the matchday team sheet all together.
Which is why it makes pre-season are that extra important for the Everton players as they get the chance to impress the manager and alter his decision on why they should be featuring in his side for the next ten or so months.
Here are TWO Everton players whom need to prove themselves to Koeman in the month of July…..