Everton are reportedly prepared to test Villarreal’s resolve with a £25m bid for Samuel Chukwueze.
The Super Eagles star still has two years left on his contract at a time when the club are aiming to qualify for the UEFA Europa League.
Villarreal will insist that the forward is not for sale at any price, taking a strong stance when it comes to clubs in Europe.
Everton willing to bid £25m for the Nigeria international during the summer window.
While the Yellow Submarine are unlikely to consider any offers in the alleged price range, missing out on the Europa League may force Villarreal to reassess their position.