The coronavirus pandemic has brought down transfer values significantly but some stars will have to keep their heads down and stay put at their current employers.
Football transfers are a tricky business. It is not easy to move a player. You need to have a lot of working pieces in order to get the job done. And even then, a late fax will thwart all the hard work done.
The player, selling club and buying club are just part of the equation. The fans are another variable that need to be counted.
There is also the question of family members. Not to forget other contractual obligations.
Outfit providers and sponsors also have their say when a global star is looking to change clubs.
Today, we will look at football stars who are priced out of transfers away from their current employers.