Everton are in talks to sign Landon Donovan on loan from LA Galaxy.
With the Major League Soccer season having finished, the Toffees are keen to strike a deal for the USA international striker.
David Moyes is eager to bolster his squad for the second half of the season with Everton beset by injuries .
“Landon is a player David Moyes has identified as someone he would like to bring to the club,” chief executive Robert Elstone told the club’s official website.
“We are working to make that happen and hope we can reach agreement soon with all the appropriate parties.”
Donovan could join his new team-mates on 2nd January if negotiations are successful before heading back to Los Angeles in March for the start of new MLS campaign.