The Republic of Ireland international was watched by Jimmy Lumsden last weekend according to The People newspaper, when he was in blistering form.
McCarthy signed for Wigan from Hamilton Academical in 2009 on a five year deal worth a reported £1.2m and is on big wages at The DW Stadium, but Everton boss David Moyes is believed to be keeping tabs on him as a replacement should Marouane Fellaini leave in the upcoming window.
Latest posts by Simon Paul (see all)
- Five alternatives to suffering the international break - October 6, 2015
- Everton face Norwich City in League Cup Last Sixteen - September 23, 2015
- Martinez explains Deulofeu absence - September 21, 2015
- Latchford autobiography one not to miss - September 20, 2015