Report: Ronald Koeman targets signings in three areas at Everton

New manager Ronald Koeman during the press conference

The new Everton manager allegedly wants a right-back, a defensive midfielder and a winger this summer.

New manager Ronald Koeman during the press conference

According to the Daily Mail, Ronald Koeman wants to sign a winger, a defensive midfielder and a right-back at Everton this summer.

The Blues are expected to be busy in the transfer window as manager Ronald Koeman has the backing of shareholder Farhad Moshiri.

New Everton investor Farhad Moshiri in the stands

So far they have been quiet, with goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg the only arrival at the club to date.

The rumours have been plentiful nonetheless, with Moshiri’s millions seeing Everton linked to several big name signings already.

And according to the to the Daily Mail, Koeman has every intention of being busy as he looks to make additions in at least three areas.

Everton Chairman Bill Kenwright and new manager Ronald Koeman during the press conference

While they do not name any possible signings, Everton fans will not be surprised that these are the areas their manager is looking to improve.

Gareth Barry is very much coming to the end of his career and a replacement is needed, while there is a serious lack of back up to Seamus Coleman in the current squad.

Who they sign remains to be seen, but it appears it could be an exciting transfer window for the club as they look to become genuine top four contenders as soon as possible.

Everton investor Farhad Moshiri and chairman Bill Kenwright in the stands

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