10 Transfers You Might Have Missed During The WC
10 Transfers You Might Have Missed During The 2018 FIFA World Cup
The bulk of the football news over the past three weeks has been all about the 2018 FIFA World Cup, despite the transfer window being active. Here are 10 completed transfers you may have missed during all the action in Russia.
Click through the gallery above to see 10 transfers you might have missed during the 2018 World Cup.
Portugal international Rui Patricio joined Premier League new boys Wolverhampton Wanderers this month. The 30-year-old was available on a free transfer following the bizarre circumstances that saw seven Sporting Lisbon players terminate their contracts with the club after being attacked by fans of the team during a training session in May.
Winger Thomas Lemar has agreed to join Atletico Madrid from Monaco, with the 22-year-old signing his contract at France's World Cup base in Russia. According to The Guardian, the Frenchman will cost the LaLiga outfit £63 million (R1.1 billion), pending a medical that will be take place after the showpiece.
Serie A giants Juventus picked up Germany midfielder Emre Can on a free transfer after the 24-year-old was released by Liverpool. FourFourTwo have suggested that the former Reds star has signed a four-year deal with the Turin club and will earn about £4 million (R72 million) a season with the Bianconeri.
Other confirmed transfers one might have missed during the World Cup include Jonny Evans to Leicester City, Javier Pastore and Justin Kluivert to Roma, Max Gradel to Toulouse, Santi Cazorla to Villarreal, Radja Nainggolan to Inter Milan and Lukasz Fabianski to West Ham United.
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