Brazil attacker Bernard has completed a medical at Goodison Park.
His arrival at Everton will help to bolster the midfield options available to new Toffees boss Marco Silva.
The summer transfer deadline day has arrived and managers are working hard to secure last minute deals so we'll bring you all the latest gossip from around the globe.
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Everton fans were relatively pessimistic about the upcoming campaign before this week, but the potential capture of Gomes and a handful of other players on deadline day would certainly raise the spirits.
Richarlison revealed that he is good friends with the Colombian centre-back but has not discussed the prospect of a move to Everton with him.
"Andre Gomes as well of Barcelona has been mentioned, I'm not sure that's one that's quite as near".
Everton have been chasing the 23-year-old since his impressive World Cup exploits.
The Frenchman, who has also been linked with a move to Everton, impressed on loan at Stoke last season but will struggle to force his way through a queue of central defenders now he is back with the Blues.
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