It was a summer of steals, coups and mega-deals. It was also a summer of near-misses, almost-signings and ineptitude. Mostly by Manchester United.
Arsenal signed Mesut Ozil, but they failed to land a striker as backup for Olivier Giroud. Real Madrid wooed Gareth Bale but were unsuccessful in signing another forward and Manchester City ended the summer in desperate need of new defenders.
It looks like many of Europe's top clubs are already looking towards January as a time to bring in new players.
But what are the most pressing needs for the winter transfer period?
We take a look over the following slides, which are assembled in alphabetical order, and discuss the positions that Europe's biggest hitters need to fill.
Any teams that you think need to make urgent transfers this January? Let us know who and why in the comments section below!