Stoke City made a major move in the transfer window yesterday, confirming the £6.35m signing of Nigerian international midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo.
And, that is likely to be the first of many new arrivals at the bet365 Stadium as Gary Rowett looks to make his mark on the squad.
However, as most sides relegated from the Premier League realise, the Potters will also face a huge battle to keep hold of their better players.
The likes of Xherdan Shaqiri and Jack Butland are sure to move on but their departures will present Rowett with additional funds to bring new faces in.
Here we look at some incomings and outgoings that would please the supporters in the coming weeks…