While big-name stars such as Lionel Messi are on the market, others, like Jack Grealish, have secured big-money moves over the past few days. Here are 14 transfers that were confirmed this week!
England star and former Aston Villa captain Grealish finally put the rumours to bed as he joined Premier League champions Manchester City on a five-year deal for a British record fee of £100 million (R2 billion).
Scroll through the gallery above to see 14 transfers that were confirmed this week
Grealish will wear the Citizens' No. 10 and, according to GiveMeSport, will earn a staggering £300 000 (R6 million) a week at the Etihad.
Villa were seemingly prepared to let the playmaker go as they announced two attacking signings of their own this week, with Leon Bailey arriving from Bundesliga club Bayer Leverkusen, and Danny Ings coming in from Southampton.
The aforementioned pair became the West Midland club's third and fourth signings in this window, joining new recruits Ashley Young and Emiliano Buendia at Villa Park.
Former England goalkeeper Joe Hart left Tottenham Hotspur to join Scottish giants Celtic on a three-year deal, along with another Premier League player – scroll through the gallery above to see more transfers that were confirmed this week!
Here are 11 players and a manager who recently signed new deals with their clubs