Who's in, who's out? Europe's top football transfers

Be it the English Premier League, the Serie A, the La Liga or the German Bundesliga... when the transfer market opens, each one of them are running behind players and their agents to bolster their squads.

Even with the financial crunch, Europe's top clubs don't mind splashing the cash in the quest for silverware. Maybe it was a bit subdued this time around, with teams preparing for the UEFA Financial Fairplay Rules— but money was spent by Europe's top clubs and here's how.

ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

Arsenal

Who's in?
Oliver Giroud (undisclosed from Montpellier), Lukas Podolski (undisclosed from FC Cologne) and Santi Cazorla (£16.5 million from Malaga).

Who's out?
Robin van Persie (£24 million to Manchester United, Manuel Almunia (free), Alex Song (£15 million to Barcelona), Denilson (loan to Sau Paulo), Nicklas Bendtner (loan to Juventus), Carlos Vela (undisclosed to Real Sociedad), Rio Miyaichi (loan to Wigan), Park Chu Young (loan to Celta Vigo) and Kyle Bartley (undisclosed to Swansea).

Chelsea

Who's in?
Eden Hazard (£32  million from Lille), Thorgan Hazard (undisclosed from Lens and loaned out), Victor Moses (£9 million from Wigan), Marko Marin (undisclosed from Werder Bremen), Cesar Azpilicueta (£7 million from Marseille) and Oscar (£25 million from Internacional).

Berbatov sealed a deadline day move from United to Fulham. Reuters

Who's out?
Didier Drogba, Salomon Kalou and Jose Bosingwa (all free to Shanghai Shenhua, Lille and QPR resp.), Romelu Lukaku (loan to West Brom), Yossi Benayoun (loan to West Ham) and lots of other young players sent out on loan.

Manchester United

Who's in?
Robin van Persie (£24 million from Arsenal), Shinji Kagawa (£17 million from Borussia Dortmund), Nick Powell (undisclosed from Crewe) and Alex Buttner (£5 million from Vitesse Arnhem).

Who's out?
Dimitar Berbatov (undisclosed to Fulham), Park Ji-Sung (£4 million to QPR), Michael Owen (released), Fabio da Silva (loan to QPR), Paul Pogba (free to Juventus).

Manchester City

Who's in?
Javi Garcia (£16 million from Benfica), Maicon (undisclosed from Inter Milan), Scott Sinclair (£6 million from Swansea), Jack Rodwell (£12 million from Everton) and Matija Nastasic (undisclosed from Fiorentina).

Who's out?
Adam Johnson (£10 million to Sunderland), Emmanuel Adebayor ( £5 million to Tottenham), Nigel de Jong (undisclosed to AC Milan), Roque Santa Cruz (loan to Malaga), Owen Hargreaves (released) and Wayne Bridge (loan to Brighton).

Liverpool

Who's in?
Fabio Borini (£10 million from Roma), Joe Allen (£15 million from Swansea), Nuri Sahin (loan from Real Madrid), Samid Yesil (undisclosed from Bayer Leverkusen) and Oussama Assaidi (undisclosed from Herenveen).

Who's out?
Charlie Adam (£4 million to Stoke City), Andy Carroll (loan to West Ham), Dirk Kuyt (undisclosed to Fenerbahce), Alberto Aquilani (undisclosed to Fiorentina), Maxi Rodriguez (free to Newell's Old Boys), Fabio Aurelio (free to Gremio) and Jay Spearing (loan to Bolton).

Tottenham Hotspur

Who's in?
Hugo Lloris (£12 million from Lyon), Emmanuel Adebayor (£5 million from Man City), Clint Dempsey (£6 million from Fulham), Gylfi Sigurdsson (£8 million from Hoffenheim), Jan Vertonghen (£12 million from Ajax) and Moussa Dembele (£15 million from Fulham)

Who's out?
Luka Modric (£35 million to Real Madrid), Rafael van der Vaart (£10 million to Hamburg), Steven Pienaar (£4 million to Everton), Sebastien Bassong (undisclosed to Norwich), Niko Kranjcar (undisclosed to Dynamo Kiev), Vedran Corluka (undisclosed to Lokomotiv Moscow), Ryan Nelsen (free to QPR) and Louis Saha (free to Sunderland).

SPANISH LA LIGA

Real Madrid

Who's in?
Luka Modric (£35 million) and Michael Essien (loan from Chelsea).

Who's out?
Sergio Canales (£5 million to Valencia), Fernando Gago (£1.5 million to Valencia), Esteban Granero (£5 million to QPR) and Nuri Sahin (loan to Liverpool), Lassana Diarra (free to Anzhi Makhachkala), Hamit Altintop (£1.5 million to Galatasaray), Royston Drenthe (free to Besiktas).

Barcelona

Who's in?
Alex Song (£15 million from Arsenal), Jordi Alba (£10 million from Valencia) and Joan Angel Roman (undisclosed from Man City)

Who's out?
Seydou Keita (free to Dalian Aerbin), Ibrahim Afellay (loan to Schalke04), Keirrison and Henriques (released)

SERIE A

AC Milan

Who's in?
Riccardo Montolivo (free from Fiorentina), Fracesco Acerbi (£3 million from Genoa), Cristian Zapata (loan from Villareal), Giampaolo Pazzini (£5 million+Antonio Cassano from Inter Milan), M'Baye Niang (undisclosed from Caen), Bojan Krkic (loan from AS Roma), Nigel de Jong (undisclosed from Man City).

Who's out?
Thiago Silva (£30 million to PSG), Zlatan Ibrahimovic (£15 million to PSG), Alessandro Nesta (free to Montreal Impact), Filippo Inzaghi and Gianluca Zambrotta (released), Gennaro Gattuso (free to FC Sion), Mark van Bommel (free to PSV), Clarence Seedorf (free to Botafogo), Antonio Cassano (exchange for Pazzini to Inter Milan).

Juventus

Who's in?
Nicklas Bendtner (loan from Arsenal), Paul Pogba (free from Man United), Martin Caceres (£5 million from Sevilla), Kwadwo Asamoah (£6 million from Udinese), Mauricio Isla (£6 million from Udinese) and Sebastien Giovinco (£7 million from Parma).

Who's out?
Eljero Elia (£5 million to Werder Bremen), Alessandro del Piero (released) and Milos Krasic (£5 million to Fenerbahce).

Inter Milan

Who's in?
Fredy Guarin (£7 million from Porto), Rodrigo Palacio (£6.5 million from Genoa), Samir Handanovic (£7.5 million from Udinese) and Alvaro Pereira (£6 million from Porto), Antonio Cassano (part of Pazzini deal from AC Milan).

Who's out?
Goran Pandev (£5 million to Napoli), Julio Cesar (free to QPR), Maicon (undisclosed to Man City), Giampaolo Pazzini (£5 million+ Cassano to AC Milan).

GERMAN BUNDESLIGA

Bayern Munich

Who's in?
Xherdan Shaqiri (£6 million from FC Basel), Mario Mandzukic (£8.5 million from Wolfsburg), Javi Martinez (£30 million from Athletic Bilbao) and Claudio Pizarro (free from Werder Bremen).

Who's out?
Ivica Olic (free to Wolfsburg), Danijel Pranjic and Breno (free)

Borussia Dortmund

Who's in?
Marco Reus (£11.5 million from Bor. Monchengladbach) and Julian Schieber (£3 million from Stuttgart).

Who's out?
Shinji Kagawa (£17 million to Man United)

 

P.S. We've only mentioned major transfers so some of the deals may not have been mentioned. Also, most prices are undisclosed but we've gone with speculation too.

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