20 Premier League Transfers That We Missed During The World Cup
With the World Cup finished, for many football fans attention turns to the start of the 2018/19 Premier League and more importantly the transfer window.
The window for English clubs has actually been open since May 17th because of it’s new earlier closing date. But thanks to the World Cup, teams are only just starting the season’s preparation this week.
With clubs tasked with having their business done before the start of the season on August 10th, we can expect any exciting conclusion for most clubs.
In this article we take a look at what business has already been done without you realising it because you were wrapped up in World Cup fever!
Jorginho to Chelsea
Announced on the eve of the World Cup final, you could be forgiven for not realising Chelsea had splashed an estimated £57million on Napoli’s Jorginho.
The Brazilian midfielder will join up with Maurizio Sarri from Napoli and surely won’t be the only arrival at Stamford Bridge this summer.
Fabinho to Liverpool
They’ve spent a fortune since, acquiring the services of Alisson Becker and Xherdan Shaqiri, but Liverpool’s summer spending all started with the £44million signing of Monaco’s Fabinho.