Most of the time when the summer transfer window rolls around the main discussion surrounds which players will be leaving Ligue 1 but while an exodus of top players will undoubtedly be of concern for a number of clubs, it is likely that a number of stars from other leagues will be coming in the other way.
Indeed, the spending power of Paris Saint-Germain and now Monaco looks set to attract more big names to France's top tier, with a multitude of big names linked with a move to the division's two financial powerhouses.
The reputations of Marseille and Lyon will always be a draw for the slightly lesser names, and therefore, it promises to be another busy window across the country.
Speculation will always be rife in transfer season, but who are the foreign players that appear destined to choose Ligue 1? Bleacher Report looks at five men who look set to make the move to Le Championnat.