Three signings Everton could still make this week

Everton recovered from a poor start to last season to finish 8th, Marco Silva will be plotting a huge improvement this season.

The Toffees made a number of high-profile signings last summer but struggled to their optimism in the transfer window translate into the success they expected on the pitch. Perhaps with the exception of England number one Jordan Pickford, the signings didn’t work out in the way Everton had hoped. The Toffees have already cut their losses on certain players, with Dutchman Davy Klaassen signing for Werder Bremen this summer after an injury-ravaged season in England.

This summer Everton have again shown they are not afraid to spend, with Brazilian forward Richarlison signing from Watford a deal worth an initial £35m.

One area that Marco Silva needs to improve, though, is his defence as Everton were all too often a weak touch at the back last season, but they could also do with adding some additional creativity going forward.

With that in mind, here are three players Everton could still sign this before the transfer window slams shut…