Didier Drogba, Jordi Alba and Mario Mandzukic have all been on the move this week as clubs all over the world seek to strengthen their squads by securing their long-term targets and finding bargains.
Shanghai Shenhua manager Sergio Batista and Nicolas Anelka speak about the arrival of Didier Drogba and the effect it could have on the struggling Chinese side.
Featuring Demba Ba on the surprise secret of his success, Hugo Gatti on why Lionel Messi would have only been a substitute in years gone by, and Bastian Schweinsteiger on comparisons between himself and Xavi and Andres Iniesta.
Boca Juniors ended 2011 on a high after staying unbeaten en route to the Apertura championship, setting a defensive record in the process. FIFA.com has all the details.
Racing Club won 1-0 at home to Argentinos Juniors to rise to second in the Apertura standings, while Tigre are up to fourth after beating Colon Santa Fe 2-1.
With River Plate facing up to second tier football, Argentina's 2011 Apertura kicks off with plenty of teams in contention to challenge reigning champions Velez Sarsfield. FIFA.com looks at what's in store.