There's a little over a month to go in the transfer window, with clubs across Europe desperate to add to their squads ahead of the new season.
Romelu Lukaku remains the most expensive Premier League purchase at £75 million from Everton to Manchester United, while AC Milan have made everyone sit up and take notice of their lavish spending spree that includes luring Leonardo Bonucci from Juventus.
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Five pressing issues for Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich as they prepare for the new season in China and Singapore.
1. Stick or twist with Renato Sanches?
Sanches, 19, winner of the 2016 Golden Boy award and Young Player of the Tournament at the 2016 Euros, arrived with the loftiest of expectations but he has struggled to deliver since his move last summer from Benfica. After a woefully disappointing opening campaign, Sanches was declared "one of the flops of the season" by former Bayern legend...
You might have heard Colombian star James Rodriguez is a Bayern Munich player.
In fact, Bayern's social media team tweeted young James expressing his pride at being the first Colombian ever to play for the club, before quickly backtracking, deleting that erroneous tweet, instead quickly offering the consolation their new signing was more than happy to be the second.
So, who is that first Colombia international to pull on the Bayern shirt?
Well, Adolfo Valencia is also remembered quite fondly in...