With the window winding to its always-climactic finish, Manchester City are enduring one of their quieter transfer periods in recent memory.
Roberto Mancini has made just one purchase so far in the form of England youngster Jack Rodwell, but the Italian is bound to conduct more business.
Since the Abu Dhabi takeover of 2008, City’s expenditures during the winter and summer transfer windows have skyrocketed.
In these final few days to spend, will we see a massive jump in spending by the Premier League champions, or are they adopting a more economical approach ahead of Financial Fair Play?
Regardless, here are six targets that the Citizens may make a move for in the dying days of August.