Rekeil Pyke is reportedly a transfer target for Everton
Everton boss Ronald Koeman has been impressed by Huddersfield Town youngster Rekeil Pyke.
The Sun claim the Toffees boss has been keeping tabs on the 19-year-old striker over the last few months.
And a deal could be in the pipeline following his impressive displays on loan with League Two outfit Colchester United.
However, Everton will reportedly face stiff competition for his signature from fellow Premier League side Watford.
And they may struggle to tempt him away from Huddersfield following their shock promotion to the Premier League this season via the Championship play-offs.
Ronald Koeman has reportedly been tracking Rekeil Pyke for months
The Sun claim Pyke caught the eye while on loan with Colchester where he made 12 appearances in all competitions this term.
And the League Two side's boss John McGreal was equally impressed by the youngster, calling him a "beast" earlier in the season.
"He’s a beast of a kid and I know the Huddersfield manager Mr [David] Wagner rates him very highly," McGreal said.
“They see him in and around their first team and we’re delighted that he’s now got his start.
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“We had been thinking about giving him a start and we thought the [Mansfield] game was the perfect opportunity to do that against a man’s team and against two tough centre-halves.
“I thought he more than held his own, especially in the first half."
Everton have previous of snapping up young talent from the lower leagues – signing Ademola Lookman from Charlton in January for £11million.
The 19-year-old has progressed well since making the move to Goodison Park, making eight Premier League appearances and scoring one goal.