Transfer Round-up week: 13th-19th January 2020


Sunday 19th January 2020-

Top Deal of the day-

Robert Beric [Saint-Etienne – Chicago Fire] Undisclosed

Robert Beric moves to Chicago Fire – (C) Chicago Fire

Beric becomes the third current Slovenian born player to be playing in the MLS after becoming a designated player for the Chicago Fire. Beric scored 34 times in 104 appearances when playing in France for Saint-Etienne.

Saturday 18th January 2020 –

Top Deal of the day-

Claudio Beauvue [Celta Vigo – Deportivo La Coruña] Free

Claudio Beauvue joins his third Spanish Side – (C) Celta Vigo

Beauvue joins Deportivo La Coruña to try and fix his struggling form since arriving in Spain, the Frenchman has played for CD Leganés and Celta Vigo and only scored six times so far.

English Football League –

Jason McCarthy [Millwall – Wycombe] Loan

Tafari Moore [Plymouth – Colchester] Loan

Europe –

Samúel Fridjónsson [Vålerenga – Paderborn] £500k

Birkir Bjarnason [Al Arabi – Brescia] Free

Friday 17th January 2020 –

Top Deal of the day –

Duván Zapata [Sampdoria – Atalanta] £17.9m

Duván Zapata completes permanent switch to Atalanta after scoring 35 goals in 59 games – (C) Gianluca Di Marzio

Zapata has finally completed his permanent switch from Sampdoria to Atalanta. The Colombian had been on a two-season loan but boss Gian Piero Gasperini finally moved to make the deal happen.

He has been one of the key parts of the Serie A outfits interchangeable front-line with Luis Muriel, Josip Iličić, and Alejandro Gomez. Between the front four, they’ve scored 35 goals in all competitions.

English Football League –

Ousseynou Cisse [Gillingham – Leyton Orient] Loan

Diaguely Dabo [Epinal – Stevenage] Free

Brennan Dickenson [MK Dons – Exeter] Free

Brandon Fleming [Hull City – Bolton] Loan

Sam Hart [Blackburn – Shrewsbury] Loan

Connor Ronan [Wolves – Blackpool] Loan

Jordan Thompson [Blackpool – Stoke] Undisclosed

Harry Toffolo [Lincoln – Huddersfield] Undisclosed

Mallik Wilks [Barnsley – Hull] Loan

Ryan Woods [Stoke – Millwall] Loan

Europe –

Joris Kayembe [FC Nantes – Charleroi] Undisclosed

John Guidetti [Alavés – Hannover] Loan

Jorge de Frutos [Real Madrid – Rayo Vallecano] Loan

Liam Henderson [Verona – Empoli] Loan

Yunus Malli [Wolfsburg – Union Berlin] Loan

Tudor Baluta [Brighton – ADO Den Haag] Loan

Yun Il-lok [Yokohama – Montpellier] Free

Musa Barrow [Atalanta – Bologna] Loan

Ashley Young [Manchester United – Inter] £1.5m


Thursday 16th January 2020 –

Top Deal of the day –

Terence Kongolo [Huddersfield – Fulham] Loan

Terence Kongolo switches Huddersfield for Fulham – (C) Fulham

Kongolo has made the move from one Championship club to another as the defender aims on helping Fulham back to the Premier League at the first time of asking.

The versatile defender can play either left-back or centre-back and will add to the quality that the Cottagers have among their back-line.

English Football League –

Nick Anderton [Blackpool – Carlisle] Undisclosed

Jordan Archer [Oxford – Fulham] Free

Josh Benson [Burnley – Grimsby] Loan

Jack Clarke [Tottenham – QPR] Loan

Josh Ginnelly [Preston – Bristol Rovers] Loan

Andy King [Leicester – Huddersfield] Loan

Gary Madine [Cardiff – Blackpool] Free

Luke McGee [Portsmouth – Bradford] Loan

Jack Nolan [Reading – Walsall] Undisclosed

Michael Nottingham [Blackpool – Crewe] Loan

Danny Rowe [AFC Fylde – Oldham] Undisclosed

Martin Samuelsen [West Ham – Hull] Undisclosed

Dejan Stojanovic [St Gallen – Middlesbrough] Undisclosed

Sammie Szmodics [Bristol City – Peterborough] Loan

Louis Thompson [Norwich – MK Dons] Loan

Europe –

Majeed Waris [FC Porto – Strasbourg] Loan

Felipe Vizeu [Udinese – Akhmat Grozny] Loan

Youssef En-Nesyri [Leganés – Sevilla] £17m

Leonardo Morosini [Brescia – Ascoli] Loan

Alejandro Pozo [Sevilla – Real Mallorca] Loan

Rest of the world –

Simon Cox [Southend – Western Sydney Wanderers] Free

Wednesday 15th January 2020-

Top Deal of the day –

Stanislav Lobotka [Celta Vigo – Napoli] £21.5m

Stanislav Lobotka became Gennaro Gattuso’s second signing since the boss came to Naples – (C) FoxSportsAsia

Lobotka has a gained a reputation for being a robust diminutive midfielder whilst playing for Celta Vigo in La Liga having made his switch over to the Serie A with Napoli, he becomes the 26th Slovakian to play in the league.

Having played 90 times for Celta Vigo the midfielder is the second January signing that new boss, Gennaro Gattuso has made after Diego Demme joined on the 11th.


Premier League –

Gedson Fernandes [Benfica – Tottenham] Loan

Darren Randolph [Middlesbrough – West Ham] £4m

English Football League –

Conor Gallagher [Chelsea – Swansea] Loan

James Tilley [Brighton – Grimsby Town] Undisclosed

Joshua Kayode [Rotherham – Carlisle] Loan

Christoffer Mafoumbi [Blackpool – Morecambe] Loan

Michael O’Connor [Lincoln – Salford] Undisclosed

Tyler Smith [Sheffield United – Rochdale] Loan

Europe –

Jeison Murillo [Sampdoria – Celta Vigo] Loan

Jean-Clair Todibo [Barcelona -Schalke 04] Loan

Robert Zulj [Hoffenheim – Bochum] £850k

Andrea Tabanelli [Lecce – Frosinone] £225k

Luismi [Real Valladolid – Real Oviedo] Loan

Marin Pongracic [Red Bull Salzburg – Wolfsburg] £9m

Andriy Lunin [Real Madrid – Real Oviedo] Loan

Jérôme Gondorf [Freiburg – Karlsruhe] Loan

Rest of the world –

Ballou Tabla [Barcelona – Montreal Impact] Undisclosed


Tuesday 14th January 2020 –

Top Deal of the day –

Ignacio Pussetto [Udinese – Watford] £7m

Pussetto switches from sister club to Watford – (C)

Ignacio Pussetto becomes the latest player to switch between Udinese and Watford. The attacker played 50 times for the Italian outfit before being announced as the 14th permanent player to transfer between the two clubs.

English Football League –

Jake Cassidy [Maidenhead – Stevenage] Undisclosed

Joe Powell [West Ham United – Burton Albion] Undisclosed

Zak Dearnley [Unattached – Oldham]

Jordan Green [Barnsley – Newport] Loan

Europe –

Maciej Mas [AKS Lodz – Cagliari]  Undisclosed

Rafa Mir [Wolves – SD Huesca] Loan

Guido Rodríguez [Club América – Real Betis] £7.7m

Michael Esser [Hannover – Hoffenheim] Free

Jordan Beyer [Borussia Mönchengladbach – Hamburg] Loan

Fabio Borini [AC Milan – Hellas Verona] Free

Sabin Merino [Leganés – Deportivo La Coruña] £260k


Monday 13th January 2020 –

Top Deal of the day –

Pepe Reina [AC Milan – Aston Villa] Loan

Reina joins till the end of the season – (C) Skysports

Veteran goalkeeper Pepe Reina completed a shock loan move to Aston Villa as they aim struggle with their battle to stay in the Premier League. With Tom Heaton being ruled out for the rest of the season with knee ligament damage, meaning had the Villans not acted they would have had three shot-stoppers in Jed Steer, Orjan Nyland and Lovre Kalinic that all have almost no top-flight experience.

This move allowed Bournemouth’s Asmir Begovic to move in the other direction and become AC Milan’s back-up keeper till the end of the season.

Premier League –

Jarrad Branthwaite [Carlisle – Everton] Undisclosed

Lukas Rupp [Hoffenheim – Norwich] Undisclosed

English Football League –

Bruno Andrade [Lincoln – Salford] Undisclosed

Ashley Baker [Sheffield Wednesday – Newport] Undisclosed

Josh Earl [Preston – Ipswich] Loan

Rarmani Edmonds-Green [Huddersfield – Swindon] Loan

Conor Shaughnessy [Leeds – Burton] Loan

Europe –

Asmir Begovic [Bournemouth – AC Milan] Loan

Víctor Camarasa [Real Betis – Alaves] Loan

Konstantinos Mavropanos [Arsenal – FC Nürnberg] Loan

Simon Kjær [Sevilla-Milan] Loan

Nathaniel Phillips [Liverpool – Stuttgart] Loan


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