We're well under halfway in the Premier League season season now, with those summer signings starting to feel like they've been there forever.
We're starting to get a good idea about who was worth the money and those who weren't.
For example, Erik Lamela of Tottenham was signed, amidst much fanfare, from AS Roma for a club record £30m. The new Gareth Bale had arrived.
But the Welsh wonder he is not. The Argentinian has failed to settle at all at White Hart Lane.
The story isn't the same for all of the Premier League summer recruits, however. Indeed, some have hit the ground running in emphatic style.
Here we take a look at some of the top performers in each position.
Click through to see who, out of the 2013 summer recruits, has performed the best.
All stats have been acquired from the Daily Mail.