Despite the current season being far from over for Crystal Palace, work will already be taking place behind the scenes as Alan Pardew and his recruitment staff begin to look ahead to the possible signings they will be making this summer.
With TV money increasing, there could well be more money than ever being thrown around and getting players in could be very, very difficult and very, very expensive.
However, the best signings aren’t always the most expensive signings and there are some high-quality players who will be available on free transfers in the summer as their contracts with their current clubs expire.
Of course, no transfer is ever really ‘free’, signing on fees etc. all add up, but there are still going to be some high-quality free agents available in the summer and we’ve selected five who could realistically come to Selhurst Park and add more quality to the squad.