Everton assistant manager Erwin Koeman said that Everton needs additional players if they are to make it in the Premier League.
He stated that the Premier League is very demanding and that you need a big squad if you want to succeed. Koeman said that the team is still working in the transfer market and that they are looking for ways to strengthen the team.
Everton has recruited two players so far, Ashley Williams and Yannick Bolasie and both players could be making their debut against West Brom during the weekend.Erwin Koeman said that both players are ready and should be in contention for a place in the team that will face West Brom.
Erwin Koeman said that you need a big squad in the Premier League and that with cup competitions such as the FA Cup and the League Cup you will need additional players. He feels that Everton still lack strength in depth and that the staff is still working to bolster the team.
Erwin Koeman said that it would be a busy week for Everton as they are working on different targets to improve the team. He said that at the moment he cannot reveal any name and that the club is still negotiating with the players.
He stated that it is a good thing that Yannick Bolasie has signed for the team. For him, it is important to add new players to a team as this provide additional motivation to the players and bring competition for places. He believes that Bolasie is a good player and will definitely improve Everton.
Erwin Koeman believes that Everton has a good squad but it important that each player stays fit and work hard in training. It is only then that they can expect to have a good season.