Hello and welcome to another week of 'Everton-linked-with-everyone-sign-no-one'.
Yes, I'm that cynical already and it is only June! More links and transfer tittle-tattle after the jump.
Football Transfer Tavern: Everton Linked With Swedish Star Elm
Football Transfer Tavern: Everton Linked With Swedish Star ElmThe £4million rated striker actually rejected Everton two years ago to sign for AZ Alkmaar but could yet end up in a Blue shirt if rumours are to be believed.
Despite rejecting the Blues in January Eagles has apparently had a change of heart and wants to leave Burnley an return to the Premier League.
The Stamford Bridge club have now joined Spurs, Man United and Man City in coveting the England Under-21 midfielder.
What a headline! As already posted by Sibi Everton have been linked with a loan move for Sergio Canales, though it has since emerged that the youngster isn't keen on leaving Spain, swiftly putting this rumour to bed.
Newcastle look set to win the race to sign Demba Ba as they are prepared to pay his crazy wages.
Nice piece on the official site with Magaye Gueye talking about his first season in England.
With the new fixtures out this weekend I dug-out this piece from two years ago that explains all the work that goes into ensuring everyone is playing where and when they should.