Everton are in dialogue with Napoli over a deal for midfielder Allan, they have also renewed their interest in Watford’s Doucoure.
Doucoure, 27, has shown interest in leaving the Watford after their Premier League relegation.
Brazil international Allan is seen as the ball winning competitor Everton needs.
Ancelotti is determined to revamp Everton’s midfield despite it being an overpopulated area.
Everton struggled towards the end of last season and so is looking to inject fresh life into the midfield.