Everton have enjoyed an impressive transition into the Roberto Martinez era.
The Toffees have lost just one of 12 Premier League games and have amassed 21 points—a total bettered just once in their past 29 seasons.
Despite the obvious progress on the pitch, there's still a sense of what might have been. Too many draws have prevented a good start from becoming great, and there are still improvements to make in approach.
Martinez has been quick to give his squad a new image, with several summer signings playing prominent roles already. But which players have shone brightest over the first third of the season?
This is not ranking ability, but merely looking at the biggest contributions throughout the first chunk of the season.