The Premier League is represented by 110 players in the World Cup – more than any other league in the world. And whilst we, in England, have a selection of the world’s greatest names in the sport, we look set to welcome a whole host of new stars to our shores come the start of the 2014-15 campaign.
During World Cup season, transfer speculation is rife, with everyone getting the chance to assess their team’s next top transfer target almost every day.
With unprecedented levels of excitement – attacking football, end-to-end games, goals galore – it’s hard to argue against the 2014 World Cup being the best on record.
Despite many big moves already having been made in the transfer window this summer, many more look set to occur, including a host of the World Cup’s top performers.
Here is a list of the top Premier League-bound performers this summer.