Transfer windows in the soccer world are among the most exciting times to be a fan. They provide an opportunity for some teams to strengthen their rosters and sell underperforming players, while also giving fans absurd rumors. (The number of teams Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have been linked with is almost comical.)
But at the end of the day, the fans still read the gossip because, for the most part, their teams are basically their religion. Although many people claim to have the inside scoop and know all about the market, this oversaturated industry actually has a handful of must-follow scoop artists. Here are our top three most trusted soccer follows and why you should read their predictions for this summer’s transfer window.