Everton are interested in Sporting Lisbon striker Ricky van Wolfswinkel.

Record says Everton had scouts check on the Dutch youngster in Sporting's last game as manager David Moyes seeks a new striker for the January market.

Manchester United No2 Mike Phelan admits they're following Van Wolfswinkel this season, while Chelsea are also keen thanks to their transfers advisor Piet de Visser.