The transfer window was squeezed shut on Monday evening, bringing to a close a 63-day period during which Premier League clubs broke spending records for the total outlay over the summer months.
A mammoth £630 million was spent on player acquisition in the English top-flight, with Arsenal claiming the most expensive signing of the summer, as Mesut Ozil signed in a club record £42.5 million deal.
Ozil's arrival at the Emirates Stadium as served as a morale boost to fans and players alike, and was greeted by genuine excited by Arsenal stars Theo Walcott and Jack Wilshere.
The recruitment of a player of such repute and talent will benefit the Arsenal squad as a whole, but some players will gain more from his signing than others.
This, of course, is the same for transfer activity across the board - with some signings, or lack thereof, set to provide players with the fillip they need to revive their careers, or take their respective games to the next level.
But which players are set to benefit the most from the dealings of their clubs this summer? Here are some contenders…