Van Dijk's future is very much up in the air and as a result he hasn't featured once in pre-season, meaning the unorthodox pairing of Maya Yoshida and Jack Stephens will likely start at the back.
Even though Everton have had bids of £40m and £45m rejected by Swansea for Sigurdsson, Koeman thinks they are "close" to hammering out a deal while Swansea apparently want a swift resolution at this point as well.
However Swansea manager Clement is confident the former Sevilla player will remain at the Liberty Stadium, despite Chelsea's interest.
"We've got a number of weeks to go and I don't anticipate it going to the end of the window".
'It is always a game between the buying club and the selling club but we are close and let's hope we get the agreement as soon as possible.
But having signed Michael Keane from Burnley in a £30 million (A$49.44 million) deal when the England defender was in the final year of his deal at Turf Moor, Koeman sees no reason for Everton not to expect the same from other clubs.
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