Adore it or positively loathe it, the transfer window is an undeniable source of entertainment, gossip and controversy. While managers generally despise the extended opportunity for clubs to prise away their top assets, for fans all the excitement and drama provided by the window, particularly on it's final day, has become a vital staple of their football diet.
This year, there are certainly no shortage of deals that could be potentially completed by English top-flight clubs in the final hours of the window. Various transfer sagas involving the likes of Tottenham star Gareth Bale and Chelsea playmaker Juan Mata continue to rumble on and it is certainly conceivable that they could reach their conclusions on September 2.
With the end of the window quickly approaching, GMS looks at five of the biggest deals completed on deadline day by Premier League clubs in recent years....
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