The transfer rumours and speculations are now is full swing. The European window will be open very soon, and who is moving to where and which club is bidding for which player or players are storylines dominating the football sports media pages.
There are some ridiculous rumours and suggestions out there; ridiculous in the amounts being discussed, the player involved or both.
Agents and clubs are now placing themselves in the appropriate positions to gain the best deals for their clients, and so the merry-go-round commences.
Of course, many of the deals that are speculation and rumour right now may well bear fruit and go through. But many of them will remain what they are now: rumour and speculation.