By Ollie Lewis For Mailonline
Published: 07:40 GMT, 11 January 2020 | Updated: 07:40 GMT, 11 January 2020
Everton are monitoring Brazilian forward Everton Soares as the Toffees look to add firepower to a blunt strikeforce in the summer.
The goal-shy Toffees have identified the forward positions as an area of improvement, and boss Carlo Ancelotti has set his sights on the club's Brazilian namesake as a transfer target.
According to GloboEsporte, the Merseyside club have been following Soares since last summer, after the striker's strong performances in the Copa America. However, no formal contact has yet been made with the player's agent as the Toffees plot a summer move.
Everton have been linked with a move for namesake