Not a day has gone by it seems since the January transfer window opened for business once again when Benfica star Matic has not been linked with a move away from the Primeira Liga.
The 25-year-old Serbian international, who endured an unsuccessful two-year stint with Chelsea between 2009-11, has positively flourished at the Estadio da Luz, playing a starring role in Jorge Jesus' midfield.
Of all the players on this list, Matic is perhaps the most likely to return to the Premier League in the future. A return to Stamford Bridge, indeed, seems a possibility.
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