Silva has been desperate to bolster Everton's defence all summer and had been linked with a number of targets, such as Manchester United's Marcus Rojo and Newcastle's Jamaal Lascelles, but Mina was his top target.
Gomes and Mina were joined by the free signing of Brazilian winger Bernard yesterday.
In the immortal words of one Larry David: preeeetty... preeeeetty... pretty good.
'It is important that the club want to fight for something, ' Mina told evertontv.
A loan fee of around £2million was agreed, with Everton also picking up the cost of the player's wages.
Mina had always been linked with a move away from Barcelona this summer with the club's purchases of non-EU players in Malcom, Arthur and Arturo Vidal filling their quote per La Liga's rules.
"The manager made me feel confident about playing here".
"I have spoken a lot to the coach and I know his passion for Everton and determination to be successful".
Everton and Fulham stole the show on the Premier League's transfer deadline day, as both clubs welcomed several eye-catching signings.
"I don't know anything at the moment but if he were to come here he would be very welcome and he would help the team a great deal".
Everton have signed three players from Barcelona and Shakhtar Donetsk.
New Everton defender Yerry Mina says that he is looking forward to the challenge of competing in the Premier League.