With January fast approaching, a number of European clubs will be focusing their attention on Ligue 1 for their shopping in the coming transfer window.
France has traditionally been a source of excellent value for teams all over the continent in both the winter and the summer markets.
Plenty of players will be once again be attracting interest over the next month.
With Le Championnat’s standings already taking shape, more players than usual could be on the move with the gaps at the bottom of the table and between mid-table and the upper echelons wider than in previous years.
Here are 20 names from France’s top flight to keep an eye on over January.