At one point during the closing stages of last season, Everton were sitting in fourth place and looked set to replace Arsenal as the last English team in the Champions League.
It wasn’t meant to be, a sudden run of poor form saw the Gunners leapfrog the Toffees and the Roberto Martinez’s men had to settle for fifth.
Everton can however improve next season with a smart summer transfer splurge, and we now take a look into Group F, which only Argentina managed to get thru into the quarter-finals.
But along the way, were there any players which impressed before being knocked out of the competition? Nigeria were also extremely competent against the French in the last-sixteen… could Everton look to sign one of their stars?
Here are SIX WORLD CUP STARS Everton should sign from Group F.