31 January 2014 Last updated at 07:24 GMT

Transfer Deadline Day: Owen Coyle on how a deal is made

Former Burnley, Bolton, Wigan, Falkirk and St Johnstone manager Owen Coyle gives his step-by-step guide to signing a player, from scouting them and approaching a club to the medical and finalising a contract.

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