Everton reportedly considered Stephane Ruffier before moving for Sunderland's Jordan Pickford.
Everton are yet to find a permanent solution between the sticks, so here are three options that could provide it, including two from fellow Premier League clubs Southampton and Sunderland:
Both Everton and West Ham United have been linked with the same goalkeepers recently.
Suddenly, questions are being asked of Newcastle United's Karl Darlow after a difficult run of form.
The goalkeeping merry-go-round is starting to creak into action with Everton and Aston Villa along for the ride.
The goalkeeper is renowned for his reliability - which is not something that can be said for the shot-stoppers at Everton's and West Ham's disposal.
Ligue 1 seems to be the destination for a new keeper at Villa Park.
The 29-year old will be available in January, according to reports.
Saint-Etienne goalkeeper Stephane Ruffier has been linked with a move to Newcastle United in the January transfer window.
Sunday night's big game in France sees two side battling for a place in Europe meet in what should be an excellent and tense affair.