Everton are looking to establish themselves as one of the Premier League's elite, and they hope to get there by striking deals for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale and Juventus midfielder Aaron Ramsey.

Having surprised many by landing manager Carlo Ancelotti back when the club were towards the bottom of the table in December 2019, the Toffees are looking to take the next step towards finally achieving their long-term goals.

?Everton owner Farhad Moshiri sees Ancelotti as the perfect manager to steer the club back to glory, but there is an acceptance that the playing squad needs improving if they are to compete for the title.