The Rumour Mill
Speculation, conjecture, whisperings, half-truths and outright nonsense. Disclaimer
Fresh from his third successive Europa League triumph, Unai Emery is being talked about more and more in terms of managerial vacancies and a tweet by The Times's Rory Smith suggests he would consider speaking to Everton.
Conor McAleny is another of the players expected to leave Everton during the close season according to the Liverpool Echo.
Joe Royle could move "upstairs" to a Director of Football position above Everton's new manager according to a report.
The Blues are looking to bring former Manchester United youngster Pierluigi Gollini back to England as a long-term replacement for the departing Tim Howard.
The Blues are supposedly preparing a £10m bid for Barcelona target, Mauricio Lemos.
Despite reports that Everton have approached Jose Mourinho about the vacant manager's position, Sky Sports' sources say the club have yet to make contact with the Portuguese or his representatives.
Everton will wait until the 2015-16 season ends this weekend before making official overtures to Ronald Koeman report MailOnline.
The Times report that the Toffees' board have made an approach to the representatives of the Portuguese as they work through a shortlist of high-profile names to replace Roberto Martinez.
Everton have opened talks with Guido Albers as they search for a successor to Roberto Martinez following his dismissal on Thursday.
Farhad Moshiri could usher in more sweeping changes to the management structure at Everton with the appointment of a sporting director.
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