It's often referred to as "silly season," so with 2012-13 now put to bed, expect a wave of activity across the footballing world as clubs look to strengthen ahead of the new campaign.
With reports of a £100 million war chest to fund next season's assault on the Premier League, Chelsea are once again expected to be among the biggest movers and shakers in the transfer market.
Given their status, the Blues are often rumored to be chasing a string of global stars, with the likes of Falcao, Robert Lewandowski and Edinson Cavani just a few linked with moves to West London already this summer. With Jose Mourinho now confirmed as manager, things are going to get exciting over the coming months.
But who will actually make the move? Bleacher Report will be tracking all the potential ins and outs at Stamford Bridge over the summer, so keep checking back here for all the latest rumors.
LAST UPDATE: JUNE 4