Yes, it's that time again, time for the summer transfer window, perhaps one of the most anticipated events on the World Football agenda. An event filled with money, endless disputes and countless rumors.
And although it may feel far away, the rumors are still coming thick and fast despite a huge week in World Football where one of the world's greatest rivalries got way out of hand, Kolo Toure was slapped with a drug ban and Sir Alex Ferguson lost his head after Manchester United lost to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
But with the papers filled with those headlines, the rumors that do filter through may actually be true, since the press now has no need to fill up the back page with false rumors.
Here are 10 of the biggest transfer rumors in the rumor mill this week: