The transfer window may be closed now, but that doesn’t mean the transfer activity will end there. A number of top players are currently without clubs, and as such can move on free transfers outside of the window.
And for clubs in need, there are still some very viable options out there, and below we’re bringing you the ten best players that could still stun the Premier League with a late move.
Having left Aston Villa at the end of last season, the Dutch international then confirmed that he would be missing for the next four months having undergone knew surgery over the summer. At 30 he still has a few years left in him, and could represent a potential short term option to plug a hole at the back for Manchester United, who he was linked to earlier in the year.
However, he spotty injury record means United may get better value elsewhere.
Who would he suit: Southampton, Everton
9. Yoann Gourcuff
Once described as the ‘next Zinedine Zidane’ the midfield ace failed to live up to the tag following an ill-fated move to Milan in his younger years. Since then he has been a part of a resurgent Lyon side, and at 29, with 31 French caps under his belt, he may feel that he has one more big move left in him.
Who would he suit: Aston Villa, Crystal Palace, Swansea City