Star Movements Ahead of UEFA Champions League

Star Movements Ahead of UEFA Champions League

At least, 22 clubs are already assured of places in the 2017/2018 UEFA Champions League. The transfer market has been bubbling with ins and outs of players as the clubs are restrategising ahead of the most keenly followed continental league in the world.

As presented by UEFA, below are the movements of the stars so far:

  • James Rodríguez moves from Real Madrid to Bayern Munich on loan
  • Romelu Lukaku departs Everton for  Manchester United

Anderlecht (Belgium)

  • In: Matz Sels (Newcastle United, loan), Pieter Gerkens (Sint-Truiden), Sven Kums (Watford), Uroš Spajić (Toulouse, loan made permanent), Henry Onyekuru (Everton, loan)
  • Out: Aaron Leya Iseka (Zulte Waregem, loan), Michaël Heylen (Zulte Waregem), Stéphane Badji (Kayserispor, loan), Youri Tielemans (Monaco), Sebastian De Maio (Bologna)

Atlético Madrid (Spain)

  • In: none
  • Out: Tiago (released), Óliver Torres (Porto, loan made permanent), Alessio Cerci (released), Theo Hernández (Real Madrid)

FC Barcelona (Spain)

  • In: Marlon (Fluminense, loan made permanent), Gerard Deulofeu (Everton)
  • Out: Jordi Mboula (Monaco), Christian Tello (Real Betis), Jérémy Mathieu (Sporting CP)

Basel (Switzerland)

  • In: Ricky van Wolfswinkel (Vitesse)
  • Out: Jean-Paul Boëtius (Feyenoord), Daniel Høegh (Heerenveen), Marc Janko (Sparta Praha), Nicolas Hunziker (Thun), Robin Huser (Winterthur, loan)

Bayern München (Germany)

  • In: Corentin Tolisso (Lyon), Kingsley Coman (Juventus, loan made permanent), Niklas Süle (Hoffenheim), Serge Gnabry (Werder Bremen), Sebastian Rudy (Hoffenheim), James Rodríguez (Real Madrid, loan)
  • Out: Holger Badstuber (released), Medhi Benatia (Juventus, loan made permanent), Philipp Lahm (retired), Tom Starke (retired), Xabi Alonso (retired)

Benfica (Portugal)

  • In: Haris Seferović (Eintracht Frankfurt), Filip Krovinović (Rio Ave), Martin Chrien (Viktoria Plzeň), Chris Willock (Arsenal), Bruno Varela (Vitória Setúbal), Cristián Arango (Millonarios)
  • Out: Ederson (Manchester City), Victor Lindelöf (Manchester United), Marçal (Lyon), Daniel Candeias (Rangers), Luka Jović (Frankfurt, loan)

Beşiktaş (Turkey)

  • In: Caner Erkin (Inter, loan made permanent), Pepe (Real Madrid)
  • Out: Gökhan Inler (released)

Borussia Dortmund (Germany)

  • In: Mahmoud Dahoud (Borussia Mönchengladbach), Maximilian Philipp (Freiburg), Ömer Toprak (Bayer Leverkusen), Dan-Axel Zagadou (Paris Saint-Germain)
  • Out: Adrián Ramos (Dangdai), Pascal Stenzel (Freiburg), Matthias Ginter (Mönchengladbach)

Chelsea (England)

  • In: Willy Caballero (Manchester City), Antonio Rüdiger (Roma)
  • Out: Asmir Begović (Bournemouth), Christian Atsu (Newcastle United), Dominic Solanke (Liverpool), Juan Cuadrado (Juventus, loan made permanent), Bertrand Traoré (Lyon), Nathan Ake (Bournemouth), Charlie Colkett (Vitesse, loan)

Feyenoord (Netherlands)

  • In: Jean-Paul Boëtius (Basel), Sofyan Amrabat (Utrecht)
  • Out: Warner Hahn (Heerenveen), Dirk Kuyt (retired), Eljero Elia (İstanbul Başakşehir), Pär Hansson (Helsingborg), Rick Karsdorp (Roma)

Juventus (Italy)

  • In: Rodrigo Bentancur (Boca Juniors), Medhi Benatia (Bayern, loan made permanent), Juan Cuadrado (Chelsea, loan made permanent)
  • Out: Paolo De Ceglie (released), Kingsley Coman (Bayern, loan made permanent), Simone Zaza (Valencia, loan made permanent), Dani Alves (released), Federico Mattiello (Spal, loan), Neto (Valencia), Emil Audero (Venezia, loan)

Manchester City (England)

  • In: Bernardo Silva (Monaco), Ederson (Benfica)
  • Out: Angus Gunn (Norwich City, loan), Bacary Sagna (released), Enes Ünal (Villarreal), Gaël Clichy (released), Jesús Navas (released), Pablo Zabaleta (West Ham United), Willy Caballero (Chelsea)

Manchester United (England)

  • In: Victor Lindelöf (Benfica), Romelu Lukaku (Everton)
  • Out: Josh Harrop (Preston North End), Wayne Rooney (Everton)

Monaco (France)

  • In: Diego Benaglio (Wolfsburg), Jordi Mboula (Barcelona), Jordy Gaspar (Lyon), Soualiho Meïté (LOSC), Youri Tielemans (Anderlecht), Terence Kongolo (Feyenoord)
  • Out: Bernardo Silva (Manchester City), Valère Germain (Marseille), Nabil Dirar (Fenerbahçe), Brighton Labeau (Amiens), Paul Nardi (Cercle Brugge, loan), Corentin Jean (Toulouse), Kouadio-Yves Dabila (Lille), Tristan Muyumba Nkita (Cercle Brugge, loan), Jonathan Mexique (Cercle Brugge, loan), Chano Boukholda (Lille), Guévin Tormin (Cercle Brugge, loan)

Paris Saint-Germain (France)

  • In: Yuri Berchiche (Real Sociedad)
  • Out: Maxwell (released), Dan-Axel Zagadou (Dortmund), Félix Eboa Eboa (Guingamp), Salvatore Sirigu (Torino), Jean-Kévin Augustin (Leipzig), Youssouf Sabaly (Bordeaux), Jonathan Ikoné (Montpellier, loan), Fodé Ballo-Touré (Lille), Wilfried Kanga (Angers)

Porto (Portugal)

  • In: Óliver Torres (Atlético, loan made permanent)
  • Out: Laurent Depoitre (Huddersfield Town), André Silva (AC Milan), Andrés Fernández (Villarreal, loan made permanent), Rúben Neves (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Willy Boly (Wolverhampton Wanderers, loan)

RB Leipzig (Germany)

  • In: Bruma (Galatasaray), Ibrahima Konaté (Sochaux), Philipp Köhn (Stuttgart), Yvon Mvogo (Young Boys), Konrad Laimer (Salzburg), Jean-Kévin Augustin (Paris Saint-Germain)
  • Out: Davie Selke (Hertha Berlin), Rani Khedira (Augsburg), Agyemang Diawusie (Wiesbaden, loan)

Real Madrid (Spain)

  • In: Theo Hernández (Atlético to Real Madrid)
  • Out: Pepe (Beşiktaş), Mariano (Lyon), Fábio Coentrao (Real Madrid to Sporting, loan), James Rodríguez (Bayern, loan)

Roma (Italy)

  • In: Héctor Moreno (PSV Eindhoven), Rick Karsdorp (Feyenoord),  Lorenzo Pellegrini (Sassuolo), Maxime Gonalons (Lyon)
  • Out: Mohamed Salah (Liverpool), Francesco Totti (retired), Seydou Doumbia (Sporting CP, loan), Federico Ricci (Sassuolo), Leandro Paredes (Zenit), Antonio Rüdiger (Chelsea), Ervin Zukanović (Genoa)

Shakhtar Donetsk (Ukraine)

  • In: Davit Khocholava (Chornomorets Odesa)
  • Out: Anton Kanibolotskiy (released), Olexandr Kucher (released), Vasyl Kobin (released), Andriy Boryachuk (Mariupol, loan), Ruslan Malinovskiy (Genk, loan made permanent), Oleg Danchenko (Anzhi, loan)

Spartak Moskva (Russia)

  • In: Georgi Tigiev (Anzhi, loan made permanent), Marko Petković (Crvena zvezda)
  • Out: Sergei Pesyakov (Rostov), Evgeni Makeev (Rostov), George Melkadze (Tosno, loan), Aleksandr Zuev (Rostov, loan), Denis Kutin (Tosno, loan)

Tottenham Hotspur (England)

  • In: none
  • Out: Nabil Bentaleb (Schalke, loan made permanent)

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