The Everton fans over by the bar here in the Transfer Tavern are relatively happy with their business in the transfer window just gone, and are hopeful of a successful season under new manager Ronald Koeman.
The club have signed players like Ashley Williams, Yannick Bolasie and Idrissa Gueye as they look to banish the dour last couple years of Roberto Martinez.
Certainly they seem to have settled in fairly quickly as the club have made a good start to this season, seeing them fourth with seven points from their opening games.
If they can continue in that fashion their fans will feel Champions League qualification could be on the cards, and you’d have to say that would be partly down to a good set of signings.
It hasn’t always been the case of successful dealings though as our landlord will tell you.
Here then, are THREE of the more questionable acquisitions the club have made in recent years. What were they thinking?
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