Deadline Day

  • As it happened: Football transfer deadline day September 1, 2014

    Transfer deadline day takes centre stage as teams are given a final chance to add to their squads before the transfer window closes until January. ...
  • Deadline day: Top clubs avoid big signings February 1, 2012

    London: European football's January transfer window closed on Tuesday with clubs reining in the lavish spending of recent years in an apparent response to UEFA's strict new financial controls. While 225 million Pounds were spent last January by English clubs alone, barely 50 million Pounds was outlayed by them this month. "It...
  • Man United lure young defender from rivals City February 1, 2012

    Manchester: Manchester United have lured a defensive prospect from Manchester City, with Frederic Veseli switching between the fierce rivals on transfer deadline day on Tuesday. Veseli failed to make a competitive senior appearance for Roberto Mancini's side and moves to Old Trafford with his City contract set to expire in the...
  • Man City get David Pizarro on loan from Roma February 1, 2012

    Manchester: Manchester City have added experience to their midfield for the Premier League title runin by signing Chile international David Pizarro on loan from Roma for the rest of the season. The 32yearold Pizarro played under City manager Roberto Mancini when both were at Inter Milan, before joining Roma in 2006....
  • QPR sign strikers Djibril Cisse, Bobby Zamora February 1, 2012

    London: Queens Park Rangers signed French striker Djibril Cisse from Lazio and Bobby Zamora from Premier League rivals Fulham on January transfer window deadline day on Tuesday. The 30yearold former Liverpool and Marseille player, Cisse has joined the Premier League strugglers on a 2year deal. QPR manager Mark Hughes said Cisse is...
  • Tottenham sign Saha as Pavlyuchenko, Corluka exit February 1, 2012

    London: Tottenham signed striker Louis Saha from Premier League rivals Everton and reached a deal to offload Roman Pavlyuchenko to Lokomotiv Moscow in the final hours of the transfer window on Tuesday. Manager Harry Redknapp signed Saha despite the 33yearold Frenchman scoring just twice in 20 appearances for Everton this season...