Date: 27th March 2017 at 9:20pm
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As the summer nears and contracts come to an end, should the club have an interest in any of the following free transfers from Premier League oppositions?

I haven’t done the legwork on this one as lists have been well publicised the last few weeks – I’ve just combined them and updated as best I can with deals I know of to make it accurate – so I take no blame!

So with the caveat of not believing any of these have signed new deals, announced their retirement or already pre contracted themselves to anybody else (discussions may well be underway though), are there any you’d like to line up in the shirt for the 2017/18 campaign?

(Any glaring errors feel free to point out in article comments!)

Some young potentials for the future – experienced internationals maybe ready for one final challenge?

There are certainly plenty of recognisable names – but of course they come with financial commitments even as free transfers.

Or alternatively are there any you would avoid with somebody else’s bargepole!


Premier League – not accounting for U21 players.


Yaya Sanogo
Jeff Reine-Adelaide


Andrew Surman
Artur Boruc


Paul Robinson
Michael Kightly
George Boyd
Joey Barton


John Terry
Dominic Solanke
Alex Kiwomya
Tika Musonda

Crystal Palace:

Julian Speroni
Damien Delaney
Fraizer Campbell
Martin Kelly
Kwesi Appiah
Zeki Fryers
Mathieu Flamini
Joe Ledley
Wayne Hennessey
Hiram Boateng
Jonathan Benteke


Arouna Kone
Conor McAleny

Hull City:

Shaun Maloney

Leicester City:

Marcin Wasilewski


Alex Manniger
Lucas Leiva

Manchester City:

Gael Clichy
Yaya Toure
Willy Caballero
Pablo Zabaleta
Bacary Sagna
Jesus Navas

Manchester United:

Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Michael Carrick


Grant Leadbitter
Dimi Konstantopoulos


Stuart Taylor
Cuco Martina
Lloyd Isgrove
Jason McCarthy
Martin Caceres

Stoke City:

Shay Given
Glen Johnson
Phil Bardsley
Charlie Adam
Stephen Ireland
Julien Ngoy


John O`Shea
Joleon Lescott
Seb Larsson
Victor Anichebe
Jan Kirchhoff
Steven Pienaar
George Honeyman
Will Buckley

Swansea City:

Gerhard Tremmel
Marvin Emnes

Tottenham Hotspur – N/A

Watford – N/A

West Ham United:

Alvaro Arbeloa
Djair Parfitt-Williams
Jaanai Gordon

West Bromwich Albion:

Gareth McAuley
Jack Rose
Sebastien Pocognoli
Kyle Howkins
Tahvon Campbell
Kyle Edwards
Jack Fitzwater
Callam Jones
Shaun Donnellan
Andre Wright
Ethan Ross
Jordon Pigott
Rahis Nabi
Marcus Forss