Roberto Martinez was quoted as saying he "hopes to have (Lacina Traore) back playing for Everton in six weeks."
Chelsea have confirmed the return of Didier Drogba on a one year deal.
Tottenham defender Vlad Chiriches is a summer transfer target for AS Roma.
Former West Ham United midfielder Jack Collison is hoping to make the most of his trial with Queens Park Rangers.
Leicester, QPR and Crystal Palace are interested in Tottenham's Lewis Holtby.
West Brom have continued their roster overhaul with the loan signing of young Liverpool defender Andre Wisdom.
Bosnia & Herzegovina midfielder Muhamed Besic is apparently moments away from signing with Everton as their official website has announced he is already travelling with the squad to Thailand.
Cardiff City striker Fraizer Campbell has joined Crystal Palace.
Swansea City have signed winger Jefferson Montero to a four year contract after a transfer was agreed with Mexican club Morelia.
Manchester City stepped up their preparations for their Premier League title defence with a 4-1 victory over MLS champions Sporting Kansas City on Thursday.
Glenn Murray and Jake Gray were on target as Crystal Palace began their US tour with a 2-2 stalemate against Columbus Crew.
Gylfi Sigurdsson has completed his move to Swansea from Tottenham.