Aston Villa are looking to bring in a sporting director ahead of January.
Sam Allardyce was simply a symptom of Everton's problems over the past two years.
Everton scouts are said to have watched the 26-year-old in action last week.
Everton could offload Wayne Rooney this summer as they prepare huge changes.
Everton are reportedly set for a huge overhaul this summer.
Everton fans had been hoping that Marcel Brands' appointment would spell the end for Steve Walsh.
West Ham United are in the market for a new director of football.
Steve Walsh has come under fire from fans of Premier League outfit Everton with many of his signings struggling at Goodison Park.
Steve Walsh's position as Everton's Director of Football is seemingly under threat, with the club reportedly looking to bring in PSV's Marcel Brands.
Everton's recruitment has been heavily criticised, but it is not without merit.