Premier League clubs now know who they are preparing for on the opening day of the 2020-21 season with the fixture list released last week.
But one other key aspect of preparations for the new campaign is ongoing: the rebuilding of squads.
The transfer window is open until October 5 – although a domestic-only one will stretch until October 16 – and there are plenty of exciting deals being thrashed out all over the country and continent.
Here, Sportsmail‘s ALEC FENN will bring you the latest deals, news and gossip.
Barcelona will launch a move for Juventus star Paulo Dybala if Lionel Messi leaves the club this summer, according to reports.
Bournemouth won’t stop their star players from leaving the club this summer, paving the way for Manchester United to tie up a £40m deal for David Brooks.
Paul Pogba has less than a year left on his contract at Manchester United but his agent says he will open talks with the club in the near future.