Forget Eden Hazard, Yann M'Vila, Loic Remy, Marvin Martin, and other widely touted Ligue 1 players on the move—the guys on this list are the real must-sign players from France's top-flight.
The list does feature an FC Sochaux player apart from the one above, as well as a left-back good enough to fix Arsenal's problems, and a defensive midfielder worthy of filling Lucas Leiva's boots at Liverpool.
It also includes a star striker who would delight Harry Redknapp at Tottenham Hotspur, a genius in-form playmaker that would solve Manchester United's creativity crisis, a hardened up versatile defender to replace Steven Taylor at Newcastle United, and a man linked with a switch between Chelsea and Dijon who isn't Gael Kakuta.
These players would be suitable not only in the Premier League, but in Serie A, La Liga, the Bundesliga, or any other world football league operating within a January transfer window.
So here are the seven must-sign Ligue 1 players.