One month to go, Arsenal fans.
One miserable month in which we will be linked with every half decent player who doesn't play in England and whose first name isn't Lionel, Andres, Xavi or Cristiano.
And most annoyingly, this list of players will not include anyone named Squillaci, Denilson or Almunia.
And that's the good news.
The bad news is this month will be followed by another evil month, better known as January. A month with a difference, because any of the aforementioned moves could actually happen.
Or couldn't. We don't know if, who, when, where or for how much.
That's the beauty of the football transfer market, with due apologies to the word "beauty."
As is the fashion these days, every agent’s or journalist’s whim becomes a “rumor.”
Without further ado, let’s dive into the 10 biggest agent/journalistic fantasies (involving players probably coming to Arsenal) making the rounds this week.