It is claimed that West Ham United could make an offer for Drinkwater if the midfielder decides to leave Chelsea.
The Chelsea ace is a reported transfer target for West Ham United.
Chelsea's Drinkwater is known to several Everton staff members, following his time at Leicester City.
Newcastle United look certain to stay in the Premier League this season.
Danny Drinkwater has told Chelsea he wants to leave, should West Ham consider a move?
Everton are said to be confident of signing Jack Wilshere, but there are less risky alternatives to the injury-prone Arsenal ace.
Drinkwater swapped Leicester City for Chelsea in August.
Should Arsenal have made a move for Danny Drinkwater before he left Leicester City for Chelsea on transfer deadline day?
The Chelsea teenager was reportedly hoping to join Reading on Thursday.
Expected new Chelsea, Crystal Palace, Leicester, Liverpool, Manchester City, Swansea and Tottenham signings included.