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Deadline day transfers: From Antony to Akanji & all the major ins and outs - listed

9:45 PM EDT 9/1/22
Erik ten Hag Antony Man Utd
The last day of any window is always busy and the summer of 2022 was be no different as the final pieces of recruitment puzzles were sought

The summer transfer window has come to a close, with September 1 bringing with it another deadline for teams in the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga and Ligue 1. Leading sides across the continent have been busy bolstering their ranks, with an early flurry of activity seeing deals done by Manchester City and Liverpool for Erling Haaland and Darwin Nunez.

Barcelona have been busy since then in Spain, Arsenal have completed some shrewd business in England, Bayern Munich pulled off quite the coup when landing Sadio Mane, Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku have retraced steps to Italy and Manchester United have worked through some frustrating sagas to get fresh faces on board.

There was plenty more paperwork signed before another hectic market shut its doors until January, with GOAL on hand to talk you through the biggest and best of those agreements.

  • Denis Zakaria Juventus 2022-23

    1:30am | Denis Zakaria - Juventus to Chelsea

    Chelsea reinforced their midfield with the loan signing of Denis Zakaria from Juventus.

    It has been reported that the transfer includes a buy option for after the 2022-23 season.

    Read the full story on the surprise deal here.

  • Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Chelsea

    12:20am | Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang - Barcelona to Chelsea

    In the late hours of the night, Chelsea finally announced it: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang would return to the Premier League.

    The Blues, desperate for a striker, paid Barcelona a £10 million ($12m) fee to make it happen.

    You can read more about the switch here.

  • Billy Gilmour Scotland 2022

    12:15am | Billy Gilmour - Chelsea to Brighton

    Chelsea sold Billy Gilmour to Brighton in a move officially announced after the deadline.

    Gilmour, who impressed at Euro 2020 and spent last term loaned to Norwich City, now has a permanent home with the Seagulls. He signed a four-year deal and is eligible to play as soon as this weekend.

    “Billy arrives with a fantastic pedigree, having played in the Premier League and Champions League as well as for Scotland at last year’s Euros," said head coach Graham Potter. "He will complement our existing midfield options."

  • Gnonto Italy 2022

    12:10am | Wilfried Gnonto - Zurich to Leeds

    Leeds completed a surprise transfer for highly rated 18-year-old Wilfried Gnonto from Zurich.

    The Italian forward burst onto the international stage this summer and appears set for big things.

    Read more about him here.

  • Dan James Leeds 2022-23

    11:45pm | Dan James - Leeds to Fulham

    Fulham's fourth signing of deadline day was Dan James, who arrived on a season-long loan from Leeds United.

    The Wales international joined Layvin Kurzawa, Willian and Carlos Vinicius through the arrivals door at Craven Cottage.

  • Hector Bellerin Arsenal

    11pm | Hector Bellerin - Arsenal to Barcelona

    Arsenal cult hero Hector Bellerin has joined boyhood club Barcelona after 11 years with the Gunners.

    Barca will not pay a transfer fee for the defender after he agreed to terminate his contract at the Emirates Stadium.

  • Garner Everton 2022-23

    10:16pm | James Garner - Manchester United to Everton

    Everton have strengthened their midfield with the addition of James Garner on a permanent deal from Manchester United.

    The 21-year-old talent has signed a four-year contract and impressed on loan at Nottingham Forest last season.

  • Arthur Liverpool unveiling 2022-23

    10pm | Arthur Melo - Juventus to Liverpool

    Liverpool have moved quickly to arrest their midfield injury crisis by signing Arthur Melo on a season-long loan from Juventus.

    There is no option to buy clause included in the deal.

  • Maitland Niles Southampton 2022-2

    9:01pm | Ainsley Maitland Niles - Arsenal to Southampton

    Arsenal have shipped Ainsley Maitland Niles to Southampton on loan with an option to buy.

    The 25-year-old has also spent time at West Brom and Roma but never reached expectations after first breaking into the Gunners' senior team as a teenager.

  • GFX Sergino Dest Milan

    8:20pm | Sergino Dest - Barcelona to AC Milan

    Barcelona have loaned United States men's national team full-back Sergino Dest to AC Milan.

    The Italian club will have the option to buy Dest after this season.

    Read here for more on the transfer.

  • Carlos Soler

    8:13pm | Carlos Soler - Valencia to PSG

    Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed the permanent signing of midfielder Carlos Soler for €20m (£17.2m/$20m).

    He has agreed a five-year contract.

  • GFX Francesco Acerbi Inter

    6:30pm | Francesco Acerbi - Lazio to Inter

    Lazio have loaned centre-back Francesco Acerbi to Inter, who will pay his salary this term. There is also reportedly an option to buy the defender.

    Acerbi, 34, brings immense experience to Inter's back-line. He's made 322 Serie A appearances in his career.

  • Julian Draxler Germany 2022

    6:30pm | Julian Draxler - PSG to Benfica

    Julian Draxler has joined Benfica on loan from Paris Saint-Germain.

    Draxler made 131 Ligue 1 appearances for PSG, scoring 17 goals and providing 21 assists.

    But he has struggled for playing time in recent seasons and is looking for a new chance to prove his worth as a top-level playmaker.

  • Martin Dubravka offical Manchester United

    5:30pm | Martin Dubravka - Newcastle to Man Utd

    Manchester United have signed goalkeeper Martin Dubravka on loan from Newcastle and will have an obligation to buy if certain match incentives are met.

    Read the full details of the move here.

  • Willian Corinthians 2022

    5pm | Willian - Free agent to Fulham

    Fulham have confirmed the signing of free agent Willian, who returns to the Premier League after a brief spell in his home nation Brazil with Corinthians.

    Willian enjoyed some of his best years at Chelsea, and also spent time with Arsenal.

    Read up on the move here.

  • Idrissa Gueye Everton 2022-23

    4:40pm | Idrissa Gueye - PSG to Everton

    Everton have signed defensive midfielder Idrissa Gueye from Paris Saint-Germain on a permanent deal.

    He previously played for the Toffees from 2016-2019 before heading to France, making 99 Premier League appearances.

    Gueye has signed a two-year contract.

  • Layvin Kurzawa PSG 2021-22

    4pm | Layvin Kurzawa - PSG to Fulham

    Layvin Kurzawa has been linked with a move away from Paris Saint-Germain for some time and he will spend the 2022-23 campaign on loan at Fulham.

    The defender claims that he has "watched every Fulham game this season".

    PSG are continuing a clear-out of reserve players to free money for new signings.

  • Wout Faes Belgium

    12pm | Wout Faes - Reims to Leicester City

    Leicester moved quickly to plug the gap created by Wesley Fofana’s big-money move to Chelsea by bringing in Wout Faes from Ligue 1 side Reims for £15 million ($17m). The Belgium international defender has signed a five-year contract with the Foxes.

  • Manuel Akanji Man City 2022-23

    10am | Manuel Akanji - Borussia Dortmund to Manchester City

    Switzerland international defender Manuel Akanji has linked up with the Premier League champions after seeing a £15 million ($17m) agreement pushed through. He has committed to terms at the Etihad Stadium through to 2027.

    Check out the full story here.

  • Antony Man Utd

    9:30am | Antony - Ajax to Manchester United

    Manchester United finally got their man when announcing that an £85 million ($99m) deal had been completed. The Brazil international forward has signed a five-year contract with the Red Devils through to 2027.

    Check out the full story here.