Everton were one of the Premier League's better performers during the summer transfer window.
While much of their profit will have been used to fund those loans, there may still be money remaining to work with in January.
Such savvy business has already helped Roberto Martinez set off to a promising start at Goodison Park, with the Toffees picking up a commendable 12 points from seven games.
Further success in January's transfer window could prove the difference is prolonging a European challenge and falling just short—as was the case with Everton last season. With a new style in place, Martinez will also be keen to add a few more players who fit his system.
But who could those targets be? Here's a look at one or two potential options that would add quality to the Toffees' roster—some already rumoured to be on the radar.