Fans rarely get as excited about off-pitch announcements as they do when new signings are unveiled, whether it be through joy or anger.
Most new signings are seen as a positive, however, and an indication that their particular club are trying to improve.
One party regularly gets overlooked when the new men come in, though, and they are not rejoicing at the injection of new blood quite so much.
They are the players who will have their possible playing time infringed upon and could well see their futures put in danger.
It is the inevitable product of signing new players; somebody is either going to have their nose put out (figuratively speaking) or they will be shown the door.
With the transfer window circus almost fully up and running, GMS decided to pick out a few players that could well have their futures at their respective clubs put in danger by new arrivals.
Click on to see who they are...