As soon as Robert Prosinecki saw the commanding figure patrolling in front of FK Rad’s defence during a Serbian league match in 2011, he knew he had to get him.
The Crystal Palace enforcer may have saved their season; Hull City and Swansea City, meanwhile, are still fighting against the drop.
Mamadou Sakho helped Crystal Palace to victory on his debut, while Luka Milivojevic also shone.
Palace's new signings are yet to give the club a shot in the arm, but there's still time.
Crystal Palace are reportedly set to sign Olympiacos midfielder Luka Milivojevic, but could turn to the Huddersfield Town player instead or as well.
The Serbian looks set to replace outgoing Crystal Palace midfielder Jordon Mutch.
Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce is looking to beef up his midfield before the deadline.
Hull City, Sunderland and West Ham United are reportedly battling for Olympiacos star Luka Milivojevic.
West Ham United are being linked with yet another Serbian midfielder.
It's back to the grind for Leicester this season, with Kante's departure leaving a gaping hole in front of the defence.