It will probably give us some much needed depth and experience (and insurance) in case of further injury. All he needed to do was prove that his last injury was passed him and it seems like he may have accomplished that.
On to the links:
Thomas Hitzlsperger’s hopes of securing Everton FC move improve as David Moyes ponders injury-hit midfield options - Liverpool Echo
"Thomas Hitzslperger's hopes of securing an Everton FC move have improved as David Moyes comes to terms with his injury-hit midfield options."
Stubbs On Hitzlsperger / evertonfc.com
Stubbs has been impressed with Hitzlsperger's performance as well as his fitness (he played the full 90 minutes). Stubbs: "It was his first game coming back (from injury), so it would have been a great boost to him coming through without a problem."
Fellaini Latest / evertonfc.com
-- Looks like Fellaini officially picked up the injury in the Wigan game and just played on. They only found the severity of the injury 48 hours later. He is coming back to Everton at the moment to take more test and scans.
Blue Boys: Young quartet take chance for Everton FC U-18s - Liverpool Echo
"Everton's side has been making great strides after a difficult start to life in the new Professional Development League One."
Everton: Ten January Transfers That Could Happen | Sport.co.uk
-- This article is just speculation. A lot of these potential transfers we already know could happen, and some of them are even ridiculous. But it's just a bit of fun.