7 transfers confirmed over the weekend

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Lewis Baker - joined Stoke City from Chelsea
Lewis Baker - joined Stoke City from Chelsea
David Neres - joined Shakhtar Donetsk from Ajax Am
David Neres - joined Shakhtar Donetsk from Ajax Amsterdam
Jesus Corona - joined Sevilla from FC Porto
Jesus Corona - joined Sevilla from FC Porto
Nani - joined Venezia from Orlando City
Nani - joined Venezia from Orlando City
Ibrahim Amadou - joined Metz from Sevilla
Ibrahim Amadou - joined Metz from Sevilla
Riccardo Calafiori - joined Genoa on loan from AS
Riccardo Calafiori - joined Genoa on loan from AS Roma
Onel Hernandez - joined Birmingham City on loan fr
Onel Hernandez - joined Birmingham City on loan from Norwich City

With former Manchester United star Nani marking his return to Europe recently, here are seven transfers that were confirmed over the weekend.

It was confirmed on Friday that Portuguese star Nani has joined Italian minnows Venezia on a free transfer until June 2023.

The 35-year-old spent the past three seasons with Major League Soccer outfit Orlando City in the US, where he made 88 appearances and scored 31 goals, and the 2007/08 UEFA Champions League winner has already made his debut for the Venice outfit, having grabbed an assist in their 1-1 draw with Empoli on Sunday.

Scroll through the gallery above to see seven transfers that were confirmed over the weekend

Portuguese giants FC Porto, meanwhile, saw another one of their stars leave, with Jesus Corona joining LaLiga side Sevilla. His exit comes after midfielder Sergio Oliveira left the Primeira Liga club to join AS Roma for the remainder of the season last week.

According to ESPN, Sevilla will pay Porto a €3.5 million (R61 million) transfer fee, plus variables, for the Mexico winger, in a deal that runs until June 2025.

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Another transfer that took place on the weekend saw Brazilian forward David Neres leave Dutch champions Ajax Amsterdam to sign for Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk for €12 million (R210 million), with that amount potentially increasing to €16 million (R281 million) depending on variables. 

A Chelsea midfielder also secured a permanent exit from Stamford Bridge, while a Roma left-back has secured a loan move elsewhere – check out the gallery up top to see more deals that were confirmed over the weekend!

Here are some January signings that were confirmed last week

Chris Wood - joined Newcastle United from Burnley
Chris Wood - joined Newcastle United from Burnley
Cody Drameh - joined Cardiff City on loan from Lee
Cody Drameh - joined Cardiff City on loan from Leeds United
Philippe Coutinho - joined Aston Villa on loan fro
Philippe Coutinho - joined Aston Villa on loan from Barcelona
Sergio Oliveira - joined AS Roma on loan from FC P
Sergio Oliveira - joined AS Roma on loan from FC Porto
Folarin Balogun - joined Middlesbrough on loan fro
Folarin Balogun - joined Middlesbrough on loan from Arsenal
Lucas Digne - joined Aston Villa from Everton
Lucas Digne - joined Aston Villa from Everton
Lorenzo Insigne - will join FC Toronto from Napoli
Lorenzo Insigne - will join FC Toronto from Napoli on 1 July 2022
Kazuyoshi Miura - joined Suzuka Point Getters on l
Kazuyoshi Miura - joined Suzuka Point Getters on loan from Yokohama FC
Anwar El Ghazi - joined Everton on loan from Aston
Anwar El Ghazi - joined Everton on loan from Aston Villa
Borja Mayoral and Gonzalo Villar - joined Getafe o
Borja Mayoral and Gonzalo Villar - joined Getafe on loan from AS Roma