Everton Under-23s have been pitted against Wolfsburg, Dinamo Zagreb and Derby County in the Premier League International Cup.
The tournament pits English sides against those from around the continent, with the young Blues taking on both German and Croatian opposition this time around.
Everton have been drawn in Group C and will kick off their International Cup campaign when they host Wolfsburg on 17 October before facing the Rams on 5 December at Pride Park.
They conclude the group stage on 19 December when Dinamo visit Merseyside.
The International Cup consists of 12 Premier League 2 teams and 12 Under-23 sides from elite Academies across Europe, split into six groups of four.
The six group winners and the two best runners-up qualify for the quarterfinals. All knockout ties are one-off matches.