Wolves and Derby County were said to be interested in Manchester United striker James Wilson, but he moved to Brighton & Hove Albion instead.
The German manager has been a big hit since replacing Brendan Rodgers.
Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy has taken the Premier League by storm this season.
Crystal Palace will take on Newcastle United at Selhurst Park in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Sunderland had to battle their way to a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace in their latest outing.
Dele Alli has made a huge impact at Tottenham Hotspur since arriving during the summer transfer window.
Evans is hoping to see a big improvement before the end of the year.
Aston Villa host Watford at Villa Park on Saturday.
West Ham United midfielder Pedro Obiang has been out for four weeks with injury.
Crystal Palace striker Connor Wickham is looking sharp, but Dwight Gayle will miss their weekend fixture with Newcastle United.