Hull, Middlesbrough and Sunderland may already be down, but here are the players who actually impressed this season.
Arsenal, Middlesbrough, West Ham United and West Bromwich Albion players feature in the list of average players who earn more than Tottenham Hotspur’s Kyle Walker.
West Ham United need a striker in the summer and the Hammers should make a move for Alvaro Negredo.
Alvaro Negredo and Fernando Llorente will surely leave Swansea City and Middlesbrough if they go down - and West Brom may be waiting to pounce.
Newcastle United are expected to be extremely active during the summer transfer window.
Leeds United could potentially be gearing up for a Premier League campaign this summer.
Despite having one of the best defences in the league, the club failed to sign the attacking players Karanka craved.
Alvardo Negredo's position at Middlesbrough proves how strong the appeal of the Premier League really is.
The now Middlesbrough striker was wanted by Spurs this time last year.
The Monday night Premier League action sees two north-east teams in need of points line up against each other at the Riverside.