Even with the leading European clubs scattered across the globe on preseason tours, the transfer rumour mill refuses to cease turning.
Didier Drogba appeared to have signed off from the Blues in the most stylish way possible with his last kick for the club winning the Champions League in 2012. But the story may not have ended in the Allianz Arena.
However, Moyes seems to have missed out to Bayern Munich for one of his long-term targets.
Manchester City are on the verge of completing their move for a coveted figure from Serie A, while Arsenal have also been linked with moves for two England-based players. And neither of them is Luis Suarez.
Read on to find out more.