Former Wigan Athletic players feature heavily in this little list, unfortunately, most of them find themselves looking for other clubs. Emile Heskey has been released by Aston Villa, Fitz Hall is also a free agent after being released by moneybags Queens Park Rangers.
Tomasz Cywka has played his last game for Reading and former striker David Connolly has been released by Southampton, who of course are manager by former Wigan Athletic goalkeeper Nigel Adkins.
Paul Scharner has been released by West Bromwich Albion and Steve Gohouri, Jordan Robinson and Hendry Thomas are all still waiting on possible deals at other clubs.
Here is the current state of play…
ARSENAL – in, Olivier Giroud (Montpellier, £13m), Lukas Podoloski (Cologne, £11m) – out, Gavin Hoyte (Dagenham, free), Manuel Almunia (released), Joel Campbell (Real Betis, loan), Denilson (Sao Paulo, loan)
ASTON VILLA – in, Matthew Lowton (Sheffield United, £3m), Karim El Ahmadi (Feyenoord, undisclosed) Brett Holman (AZ Alkmaar, free) – out, Carlos Cuellar (Sunderland, free), Emile Heskey (released), Brad Guzan (released)
CHELSEA – in, Eden Hazard (Lille, £32m), Marko Marin (Werder Bremen, £7m) – out, Didier Drogba (Shanghai Shenhua, free), Jacob Mellis (Barnsley, free), Salomon Kalou (Lille, free), Jose Bosingwa (released), Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid, loan)
EVERTON – in, Steven Naismith (Rangers, free) – out, Adam Forshaw (Brentford, undisclosed), James Wallace (Tranmere, undisclosed), Joao Silva (Levski Sofia, undisclosed), James McFadden (released), Marcus Hahnemann (released)
FULHAM – in, Mladen Petric (Hamburg, free), George Williams (MK Dons, free), Sascha Riether (Cologne, loan) Hugo Rodallega (Wigan, free) – out, Andrew Johnson (QPR, free), Danny Murphy (Blackburn, free), Pavel Pogrebnyak (Reading, free), Bjorn Helge Riise (released), Orlando Sa (released)
LIVERPOOL – out, Dirk Kuyt (Fenerbache, £1m), Fabio Aurelio (Gremio, free), David Amoo (Preston North End, free), Stephen Darby (Bradford, free)
MANCHESTER CITY – out, Greg Cunningham (Bristol City, free), Owen Hargreaves (released), Gunnar Nielsen (released), Stuart Taylor (released), Wayne Bridge (Brighton, loan)
MANCHESTER UNITED – in, Shinji Kagawa (Dortmund, £17m), Nick Powell (Crewe, £4m) – out, Park Ji-sung (QPR, undisclosed), Richie De Laet (Leicester, undisclosed), Matty James (Leicester, undisclosed) Paul Pogba (Juventus, free), Tomasz Kuszczak (Brighton, free), Michael Owen (released), Fabio (QPR, loan)
NEWCASTLE UNITED – in, Gael Bigirimana (Coventry, undisclosed), Romain Amalfitano (Reims, free) – out, Leon Best (Blackburn, £3m), Fraser Forster (Celtic, £2m), Danny Guthrie (Reading, free), Peter Lovenkrands (Birmingham, free), Alan Smith (MK Dons, free) Ryan Donaldson (released), Tamas Kadar (released)
NORWICH CITY – in, Steven Whittaker (Rangers, free), Jacob Butterfield (Barnsley, free) – out, Adam Drury (Leeds, free), Aaron Wilbraham (Crystal Palace, free), Zak Whitbread (released), Josh Dawkin (released)
QUEENS PARK RANGERS – in, Park Ji-sung (Manchester United, undisclosed), Samba Diakite (Nancy, undisclosed), Robert Green (West Ham, free), Ryan Nelsen (Tottenham, free), Andrew Johnson (Fulham, free), Fabio (Manchester United, loan) – out, Paddy Kenny (Leeds, £400,000), Peter Ramage (released), Danny Gabbidon (released), Danny Shittu (released), Fitz Hall (released), Gary Borrowdale (released), Lee Cook (released), Rowan Vine (released), Patrick Agyemang (released), Akos Buzsaky (released)
READING – in, Pierce Sweeney (Bray Wanderers, undisclosed), Pavel Pogrebnyak (Fulham, free), Danny Guthrie (Newcastle, free), Garath McCleary (Nottingham Forest, free), Nicky Shorey (West Brom, free) – out, Brian Howard (released), Tomasz Cywka (released), Andy Griffin (released), Jack Mills (released)
SOUTHAMPTON – in, Jay Rodriguez (Burnley, £6m), Steven Davis (Rangers, free) – out, Bartosz Bialkowski (Notts County, free), Lee Holmes (Preston North End, free), Ryan Doble (Shrewsbury, free), David Connolly (released), Radhi Jaidi (retired), Aaron Martin (Crystal Palace, loan)
STOKE CITY – in, Jamie Ness (Rangers, free) – out, Jonathan Woodgate (Middlesbrough, free), Andrew Davies (Bradford, free), Salif Diao (released), Ricardo Fuller (released), Louis Moult (released), Tom Soares (released)
SUNDERLAND – in, Carlos Cuellar (Aston Villa, free) – out, Asamoah Gyan (Al-Ain, £6m), George McCartney (West Ham, undisclosed), Jordan Cook (Charlton, free), Craig Gordon (released)
SWANSEA CITY – in, Jose Manuel Flores (Genoa, £2m), Jonathan de Guzman (Villarreal, loan) – out, Ferrie Bodde (released), Casey Thomas released), Joe Walsh (released), Scott Donnelly (released)
TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR – in, an Vertonghen (Ajax, £10m), Gylfi Sigurdsson (Hoffenheim, £8m) – out, Vedran Corluka (Lokomotiv Moscow, £5m), Niko Kranjcar (Dynamo Kiev, £2m), Ryan Nelsen (QPR, free), Ben Alnwick (Barnsley, free), Louis Saha (released)
WEST BROMWICH ALBION – in, Ben Foster (Birmingham, undisclosed), Yassine El Ghanassy (AA Gent, loan) – out, Keith Andrews (Bolton, free), Joe Mattock (Sheffield Wednesday), Nicky Shorey (Reading, free), Somen Tchoyi (released), Marton Fulop (released), Paul Scharner (released)
WEST HAM UNITED – in, Stephen Henderson (Portsmouth, undisclosed), George McCartney (Sunderland, undisclosed), Jussi Jaaskelainen (Bolton, free), Mohamed Diame (Wigan, free) – out, Robert Green (QPR, free), Julien Faubert (Elazigspor, free), Frank Nouble (Wolves, free), Freddie Sears (Colchester, free), John Carew (released), Abdoulaye Faye (released), Papa Bouba Diop (released)
WIGAN ATHLETIC – out, Chris Kirkland (Sheffield Wednesday, free), Mohamed Diame (West Ham, free), Steve Gohouri (released), Jordan Robinson (released), Hugo Rodallega (released), Hendry Thomas (released)
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