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Top Summer 2012 Football Transfers

Monday, 13th August, 2012

With the transfer window closing shortly and the football season about to begin, here is a round up of the significant football transfers over the summer.

Players going to English Premier League Clubs

Olivier Giroud – £12M – To Arsenal  from Montpellier
Lukas Podolski – £11M – To Arsenal from Koln
Santi Cazorla – Undisc. To Arsenal from Málaga

Ron Vlaar – Undisc. To Aston Villa from Feyenoord
Nuno Gomes – Free To Blackburn from Braga
Leon Best – £3M to Blackburn from Newcastle

Marko Marin – £7M to Chelsea from Werder Bremen
Eden Hazard – £32M to Chelsea from Lille
Oscár – £25M to Chelsea from Lille

Stephen Pienaar – £4.5M to Everton from Tottenham

Mladen Petric – Free to Fulham from Hamburg
Mamo Diarra – Free to Fulham from Unattached
Hugo Rodallega – Free to Fulham from Wigan

Joao Carlos Teixeira – Undisc. to Liverpool from Sporting
Fabio Borini – £10.5M to Liverpool from Roma
Joe Allen – Undisc. to Liverpool from Swansea

Jack Rodwell – 12M. to Man City from Everton

Shinji Kagawa – Undisc. to Man Utd. from Borussia Dortmund

Romain Amalfitano – Free to Newcastle from Stade de Demis
Gaël Bigirimana – £1M to Newcastle from Coventry
Curtis Good – Undisc. to Newcastle from Melbourne Heart

Robert Green – Free to QPR from West Ham
Andrew Johnson – Free to QPR from Fluham
Ryan Nelsen – Free to QPR from Tottenham
Park Ji-Sung – £2M to QPR from Man Utd
Junior Hoilett – to QPR from Blackburn *TBC*

Chico – £2M to Swansea from Genoa

Ryan Nelsen – Free to Tottenham from Blackburn
Jan Vertonghen – Undisc. to Tottenham from Ajax
Gylfi Sigurðsson – £8M to Tottenham from Hoffenheim

Moving On

Andrei Arshavin from Arsenal to Zenit (loan)
Christopher Samba from Blackburn to Anji – £12M
Salomon Kalou from Chelsea to Lille – Free
Didier Drogba from Chelsea to Shanghai Shenhua – Free
Romelu Lukaku from Chelsea to WBA (loan)
Tim Cahill from Everton to NY Redbulls – Undisc.
Fábio Aurélio from Liverpool to Gremio – Free
Alberto Aquilani from Liverpool to Fiorentina – Undisc.
Craig Bellamy from Liverpool to Cardiff City – Free
Dirk Kuyt from Liverpool to Fenerbahce – £1M
Paul Pogba from Man Utd. to Juventus – Free
Asamoah Gyan from Sunderland to Al Ain – Undisc.
Niko Kranjčar from Tottenham to Diynamo Kiyv – £5.75M
Vedran Ćorluka from Tottenham to Lokamotiv Moscow – Undisc.

Other big transfers from round the world

Marco Reus from Borussia Mönchengladbach to Dortmund
Xherdan Shaqiri from Basel to Bayern Munich
Raúl from Schalke 04 to Al Saad
Luuk De Jong from Twente to Borussia Mönchengladbach
Álvaro Domínguez from Atletico Madrid to Borussia Mönchengladbach
Milos Krasic from Juventus to Fenerbahce
Borja Valero from Vilareal to Fiorentina
Martín Cáceres from Sevilla to Juventus
Mauricio Isla from Udinese to Juventus
Lúcio from Internazionale to Juventus
Riccardo Montolivo from Fiorentina to AC Milan
Sulley Muntari from Internazionale to AC Milan
Goran Pandev from Internazionale to Napoli
Thiago Silva from AC Milan to PSG
Ezequiel Lavezzi from Naploi to PSG
Zlatan Ibrhimovic from AC Milan to PSG
Mark van Bommel from AC Milan to PSV
Miguel Veloso from Genoa to Diynamo Kiyv
Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Genoa to Werder Bremen
Diego Forlán from Internazionale to Internacional (BRA)
Eljero Elia from Juventus to Werder Bremen
Clarence Seedorf from AC Milan to Botafogo
Alessandro Nesta from AC Milan to MLS (NY RedBulls?)
Gennaro Gattuso from AC Milan to Sion
Aritz Aduriz from Valencia to Athletic Bilbao
Carlos Marchena from Villarreal to Deportivo
Jordi Alba from Valencia to Barcelona
Joan Capdevila from Benfica to Espanyol
Cicinho from Palmeires to Sevilla
Geoffrey Kondogbia from Lens to Sevilla
Andrés Guardado from Deportivo to Valencia
Fernando Gago from Real Madrid to Valencia
Sergio Canales from Real Madrid to Valencia
Olof Mellberg from Olympiakos to Villarreal
Fernando Cavenaghi from River Plate to Villarreal
Pablo Orbaiz from Athletic Bilbao to Rubin Kazan
Seydou Keita from Barcelona to Dalian Aerbin
Rubén Miño from Barcelona B to Real Mallorca
Oscar Ustari from Getafe to Boca Junoirs
Javier Arizmendi from Getafe to Real Mallorca
Joris Mathijsen from Málaga to Feyenoord
Hamit Altıntop from Real Madrid to Galatasaray
Mehmet Topal from Valencia to Fenerbahce
Gonzalo Rodríguez from Villarreal to Fiorentina
Nilmar from Villarreal to Al Rayyan


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