Marouane Fellaini sat out Belgium training on Monday after complaining of a hip injury suffered against Aston Villa on Saturday, putting his participation in next weekend's clash against Man United in doubt.
Everton are among a number of Premier League clubs linked with a move for Athletic Bilbao defender Fernando Amorebieta, who is available on a free transfer in the summer.
After a self-imposed international exile after Euro 2012, Darron Gibson may be recalled to the squad for World Cup qualifiers against Sweden and Austria next month.
The Mirror's David Anderson believes Everton's determination not to be beaten could be crucial in the race for fourth.
Phil Jagielka is going to draw on the memories of England's win over Spain in 2011 when the Three Lions take on Brazil at Wembley on Wednesday.
New Everton signing John Stones is relishing the chance to play and train with his new team-mates after his deadline day move from Barnsley.
Young defender Jake Bidwell has extended his stay at Brentford for another month.