A Bosman transfer allows a player to leave at the end of his contract. Passed in 1995 by the European Court of Justice, several high profile players have since moved on for free, including Edgar Davids and Steve McManaman.
Considering that times are tough, and money is scarce. Everyone is tightening their wallets, and searching for bargains; even EPL clubs.
Although some clubs don't know what financial hardships mean, most clubs are feeling the effects of the faltering global economy.
Clubs also feel the wrath of the hyper-inflated fees for mediocre players. Every club is willing to pinch every single penny for their in-demand player in order to generate the most profit, proving that Harry Redknapp and Steve Bruce aren't the only wheeler-dealers in the business.
Clubs will be looking to acquire the most talent for the least price, also referred to as the value-menu strategy.
Here is the list of 10 players who will be available on a free transfer when the transfer window opens up on June 1st, 2011.