The Bosman Ruling tends to be viewed in a negative light in which all the power is handed to the players and football clubs can be held to ransom.
But on the flip side, it means new players can be purchased for the sum total of absolutely nothing. And that will be the case this summer as contracts come to an end.
We've rounded up the best players in the Premier League and across the continent that will be available on a free transfer this summer.
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