The transfer window has opened, and clubs all over Europe are doing their business ahead of schedule.
Paris Saint-Germain has had perhaps the best transfer window thus far, with Barcelona close behind. Manchester United has finally gotten their man, while Manchester City and Chelsea have also been linked with high-profile transfers.
There’s a lot more to come, and there will be surprises around every corner. However, some famous stars have already switched teams, and more are anticipated to do so in the near future. With many teams waiting for the Euros to end, there will be some shocking transfers.
We take a look at the five most significant transfers that have been conducted as of July 2021.
Dayot Upamecano, #5 (RB Leipzig to Bayern Munich)
Dayot Upamecano, regarded as one of the top young centre-backs in the world, signed a contract with Bayern Munich in February this year and is currently a member of the club.
Upamecano was acquired from RB Leipzig for £38.2 million, and the France international will take over at center-back from David Alaba, who has left the club. Since joining RB Leipzig in 2017, Upamecano has been a steady performer, and he was connected with some of the world’s best teams before joining Bayern Munich.
OFFICIAL: Bayern Munich confirm the signing of Dayot Upamecano from RB Leipzig ✍️ pic.twitter.com/9C2eyFa7fu— Goal (@goal) February 14, 2021