Everton have joined Arsenal in the race to sign the Germany international defender Niklas Sule, according to Bild (via TalkSport).
Per-the-source, both Arsenal and Tottenham are interested in the 21-year-old and have now been joined by Everton too.
The report goes onto state that Everton boss Ronald Koeman has been tracking the defender since the start of September and is keen to strike a deal.
Bild also state that the La Liga giant Atletico Madrid are also interested in Sule however, Hoffenheim are determined to keep hold of the promising defender.
The highly rated Hoffenheim defender made his debut for Germany back in August and won win silver medal at the Rio Olympics.
Everton sold John Stones to Manchester City over the summer and are want to increase their options in defence. The Toffees have made a positive start to the Premier league season and have racked up 14 points in seven games.