With the transfer market fast approaching, there will be a number of transfers that will require an extra sweetener to help push a deal through.
When money isn’t enough, players are offered up in exchange, and this upcoming window has the scope to see a number of deals being done on this basis.
With that in mind, we’ve compiled a list of ten possible swap deals that could go ahead in the coming months.
Felipe Luis (Chelsea) and Koke (Atletico Madrid)
Chelsea are evidently big admirers of Atletico Madrid’s playing staff. Having signed Diego Costa and Felipe Luis from the Spanish giants last summer, the Blues are believed to be lining up a move for playmaker Koke this time around. With the latter’s stay in west London not going to plan, Jose Mourinho could offer up the Brazilian in part exchange.