Insane transfer rumors are running amok in world football right now. Some of the very best, including Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo, could be on the move come summer.
One of the best things about the beautiful game is that fans and media can feel free to let their imaginations get the best of them, insisting that the world's best players will assemble in their hometowns.
It's not always simply overactive imaginations, though.
Sometimes there is some reality to the outlandish claims made by European media and fans alike.
That certainly isn't always the case, but a single rumor can often precede a mega-transfer.
Here are some rumors that could have our heads spinning in just a few short months.