Roberto Martinez's new side are performing at a high level and seem poised to challenge for a Champions League finish.
The transfer window will no doubt be viewed as a chance to grab extra momentum to sustain that quest, while allowing those not in the Toffees' plans to move on.
Leading up to January, this is where you can find your weekly dose of transfer rumours and stories concerning Everton. Be sure to check back later in the week for any further developments.
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