Everton are reportedly ready to launch an ambitious bid to beat La Liga giants Barcelona to Brazilian international midfielder Lucas Lima.
Crystal Palace agreed a fee with Santos for the Brazil international in the summer, but things do not appear quite as simple this time.
The Eagles tried to bring the Brazil international to the Premier League during the recent window.
The agent of Lucas Lima confirms summer offer from Crystal Palace and explains why the player rejected it.
The Brazilian international decided to stay in Brazil.
Crystal Palace have reportedly placed a bid of around £12.7million for Lucas Lima.
Crystal Palace are reportedly keen on securing the services of Brazilian international Lucas Lima.
Everton are set to spend a great deal of money in the summer transfer window.