Australian international Brett Holman will depart Aston Villa after one season in the English midlands having agreed a deal with United Arab Emirates club Al Nasr.
It was a momentous day of qualifying action in Asia which saw wins in Group A for the home sides and shock results in Group B which temporarily denied Japan's progression to Brazil 2014.
Tim Cahill and Brett Holman inspired a fightback for Australia who came from 0-2 down to secure a home draw with Oman in Asia's Group B.
Arsenal lost 2-0 to Swansea at the Emirates and slipped to tenth in the Premier League standings, while Manchester City were held to 1-1 draw with Everton.
One of the delights of a new season is getting acquainted with the new faces in the league, so with the Premier League about to begin, FIFA.com runs through its latest foreign additions.
Professional Footballers of Australia have named midfielder Brett Holman as player of the year after a season which saw him shine for Dutch outfit AZ Alkmaar.