Everton have been scouting Club Brugge defender Björn Engels.

The club’s Belgian scout Andy De Smet has confirmed that the 21-year-old centre-half is a player the Blues have their eye on .

But De Smet, who joined Everton’s scouting team in the summer of 2014, insists the club are not about to launch a bid for the Belgium youngsters but merely keeping tabs on him.