As the clock ticks down to the end of the season, and the transfer window re-opening, rumours linking high-profile players with big clubs intensify.
It's always risky business spending out a significant sum of cash on a player - regardless of their reputation - and there's a chance that some of this summer's mooted deals could backfire next season.
The players in question may lack the required talent, they might be overpriced or overrated, or they might simply be joining the wrong clubs.
Here are ten deals that may initially sound perfect but could turn into nightmares - either for the club or players in question - during the course of the 2014/15 campaign.
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