When one clubs makes a transfer, no matter how big or small, you can usually bet your bottom dollar that it’s going to have a knock on effect.
Such is the nature of the modern game, and the importance of ensuring you have no weak chinks in your armour, that teams rarely sell a player without having already lined a replacement up, and will usually buy a player if they’ve recently lost one.
Not only is the business model entertaining for the fans, but it also ensures a continual cycle of motion around the biggest teams in Europe. With a hotly anticipated transfer window coming up, we thought we’d have a crack at predicting some of the transfer knock-ons we could see post-season.
There’s plenty of wild speculation being bandied about so in essence the sky is our limit for what could happen. Click on to see the Top 8: Transfers which could have knock-on effects.