CB) Shkodran Mustafi (Valencia, £6.3m)
The World Cup winning defender, who began his professional career with Everton before joining Sampdoria, moved to Spain in the summer.
CB) Bruno Martins Indi (Porto, £6.1m)
Another player who impressed at the World Cup despite not enjoying much of a reputation prior to the tournament. Has replaced Mangala.
CM) Xabi Alonso (Bayern Munich, £5m)
The legendary midfielder is aiming to win the Champions League with a third different club, after joining from Real Madrid.