Chelsea, Spurs and Man United also expected to make swift signings.
The group stage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup is officially over and 16 teams have therefore exited to tournament.
That means that the roster of players at the event has been cut from 736 to 368, well 367 thanks to Luis Suarez’s antics, but that’s another story!
Many clubs have been waiting for the their respective transfer targets to return home from Brazil before making their move.
We look at 10 deals that we think could happen very soon involving players that are now out of the World Cup.
9. Luke Shaw – Southampton to Manchester UnitedManchester United began their summer of spending on Thursday by confirming the arrival of Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera Athletic Bilbao on a four-year deal.
The Red Devils are said to be on the verge of announcing the £34m signing of Southampton and England left-back Shaw, who is reportedly having medical at Old Trafford after returning from the World Cup.