Barclays Premier League Transfers: Biggest Moves So Far and Complete Club-by-Club Ins and Outs of Summer 2014

By Larry Ong
Larry Ong
Larry Ong
Larry Ong is a New York-based journalist with Epoch Times. He writes about China and Hong Kong. He is also a graduate of the National University of Singapore, where he read history.
July 31, 2014 Updated: July 31, 2014

The Barclays Premier League summer transfer window is well under way.

This transfer window will close at 6:00 p.m. EDT (11:oo p.m. BST) on September 1, 2014.

Here are the top ten biggest movers of the transfer window:

1) Luis Suarez: Liverpool to Barcelona – about £75 million ($126.7 million)

2) David Luiz: Chelsea to Paris Saint Germain – £50 million ($84.4 million)

3) Alexis Sanchez: Barcelona to Arsenal – about £35 million ($59.1 million)

4) Luke Shaw: Southampton to Manchester United – about £34 million ($57 million)

5) Diego Costa: Atletico Madrid to Chelsea – about £32 million ($54 million)

6) Ander Herrera from Athletic Bilbao – about £29 million ($49 million)

7) Romelu Lukaku: Chelsea to Everton – £28 million ($47.3 million)

8) Cesc Fabregas: Barcelona to Chelsea – about £27m ($45.6 million)

9) Adam Lallana: Southampton to Liverpool – Undisclosed about £25 million ($42.2 million)

10) Fernando from Porto – about £12 million ($20.3 million)

Check out the complete list of transfers so far from


Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona – Undisclosed (about £35 million [$59.1 million])
Mathieu Debuchy from Newcastle United – Undisclosed (about £10 million [$16.9 million])
David Ospina from Nice – Undisclosed (about £3 million [$5.1 million])
Calum Chambers from Southampton – Undisclosed (about £16 million [$27 million])

Lukasz Fabianski to Swansea City – Free
Bacary Sagna to Manchester City – Free
Chuks Aneke to Zuite Waregem – Free
Nicklas Bendtner – Released
Chu Young Park – Released
Wellington Silva to UD Almeria – Loan
Thomas Eisfeld to Fulham – Undisclosed

Aston Villa

Tom Leggett from Southampton – Undisclosed
Isaac Nehemie from Southampton – Undisclosed
Philippe Senderos from Valencia – Free
Joe Cole from West Ham – Free
Kieran Richardson from Fulham – Free

Marc Albrighton to Leicester City – Free
Nathan Delfouneso – Released


Michael Kightly from Stoke City – Undisclosed
Matt Gilks from Unattached – Free
Marvin Sordell from Bolton Wanderers – Undisclosed
Matt Taylor from West Ham United – Free
Steven Reid from West Bromwich Albion – Free
Lukas Jutkiewicz from Middlesbrough – Undisclosed (about £1.5 million [$2.5 million])

David Edgar – Released
Brian Stock – Released
Keith Treacy – Released
Nick Liversedge – Released
Junior Stanislas – Released
Chris Baird to West Bromwich Albion – Free


Cesc Fabregas from Barcelona – Undisclosed (about £27m [$45.6 million])
Mario Pasalic from Hajduk Split – Undisclosed
Diego Costa from Atletico Madrid – Undisclosed (about £32 million [$54 million])
Filipe Luis from Atletico Madrid – Undisclosed
Didier Drogba from Galatasaray – Free

David Luiz to Paris Saint Germain – £50 million ($84.4 million)
Tomas Kalas to Cologne – Loan
Ashley Cole to Roma – Free
Samuel Eto’o – Released
Henrique Hilario – Released
Sam Hutchinson – Released
Frank Lampard to New York City – Free
Demba Ba to Besiktas – Undisclosed (about £4.7 million [$8 million])
Mario Pasalic to Elche – Loan
Lucas Piazon to Eintracht Frankfurt – Loan
Patrick van Aanholt to Sunderland – Undisclosed
Romelu Lukaku to Everton – £28 million ($47.3 million)
Ryan Bertrand to Southampton – Loan

Crystal Palace

Chris Kettings to Blackpool – Free
Fraizer Campbell to Cardiff – £900,000 ($1.5 million)

Neil Alexander – Released
Kagisho Dikgacoi to Cardiff City – Free
Daniel Gabbidon – Released
Dean Moxey – Released
Jonathan Parr to Ipswich Town – Free
Aaron Wilbraham – Released
Jose Campana to Sampdoria – Undisclosed
Jack Hunt to Nottingham Forest – Loan


Gareth Barry from Manchester City – Free
Muhamed Besic from Ferencvaros – Undisclosed
Romelu Lukaku from Chelsea – £28 million ($47.3 million)

Mason Springthorpe – Released
Apostolos Vellios – Released

Hull City

Jake Livermore from Tottenham Hotspur – Undisclosed (about £6 million [$10.1 million])
Robert Snodgrass from Norwich City – Undisclosed
Tom Ince from Blackpool – Free
Andrew Robertson from Dundee United – £2.85 million ($4.8 million)
Harry Maguire from Sheffield United – £2.5 million ($4.2 million)

Joe Dudgeon – Released
Abdoulaye Faye – Released
Matty Fryatt to Nottingham Forest – Free
Conor Henderson – Released
Eldin Jakupovic – Released
Robert Koren – Released

Leicester City

Jack Barmby from Manchester United – Free
Matthew Upson from Brighton and Hove Albion – Free
Ben Hamer from Charlton Athletic – Free
Marc Albrighton from Aston Villa – Free
Leonardo Ulloa from Brighton & Hove Albion – Undisclosed (about £8 million [$13.5 million])

George Taft to Burton Albion – Free
Lloyd Dyer to Watford – Free
Marko Futacs – Released


Rickie Lambert from Southampton – Undisclosed (about £4m [$6.8 million])
Adam Lallana from Southampton – Undisclosed (about £25 million [$42.2 million])
Emre Can from Bayer Leverkusen – Undisclosed (about £10 million [$16.9 million])
Lazar Markovic from Benfica – Undisclosed (about £20 million [$33.8 million])
Dejan Lovren from Southampton – Undisclosed (about £20 million [$33.8 million])
Divock Origi from Lille – Undisclosed (about £10 million [$16.9 million])

Luis Alberto to Malaga – Loan
Michael Ngoo – Released
Stephen Sama – Released
Luis Suarez to Barcelona – Undisclosed (about £75 million [$126.7 million])
Iago Aspas to Sevilla – Loan
Andre Wisdom to West Bromwich Albion – Loan
Divock Origi to Lille – Loan

Manchester City

Bacary Sagna from Arsenal – Free
Fernando from Porto – Undisclosed (about £12 million [$20.3 million])
Willy Caballero from Malaga – Undisclosed (about £6 million [$10.1 million])

Costel Pantilimon to Sunderland – Free
Joleon Lescott to West Brom – Free
Alex Nimely – Released
Marcos Lopes to Lille – Loan
Gareth Barry to Everton – Free

Manchester United 

Ander Herrera from Athletic Bilbao – Undisclosed (about £29 million [$49 million])
Luke Shaw from Southampton – Undisclosed (about £34 million [$57 million])

Federico Macheda to Cardiff City – Free
Jack Barmby to Leicester City – Free
Rio Ferdinand to QPR – Free
Ryan Giggs – Released
Nemanja Vidic to Inter Milan – Free
Alexander Buttner to Dynamo Moscow – Undisclosed (about £5.6 million [$9.5 million])
Patrice Evra to Juventus – Undisclosed (about £1.2 million [$2 million])
Bebe to Benfica – £2.4 million ($4.1 million)

Newcastle United

Ayoze Perez from Tenerife – Undisclosed (about £1.5 million [$2.5 million])
Jack Colback from Sunderland – Free
Siem de Jong from Ajax – Undisclosed
Remy Cabella from Montpellier – Undisclosed
Emmanuel Riviere from Monaco – Undisclosed
Daryl Janmaat from Feyenoord – Undisclosed

Conor Newton to Rotherham United – Free
Dan Gosling to Bournemouth – Free
Shola Ameobi – Released
Michael Richardson – Released
Mathieu Debuchy to Arsenal – Undisclosed
Sylvain Marveaux to Guingamp – Loan

Queens Park Rangers

Rio Ferdinand from Manchester United – Free
Steven Caulker from Cardiff City – Undisclosed

Aaron Hughes – Released
Stephane Mbia – Released
Andrew Johnson – Released
Luke Young – Released
Hogan Ephraim – Released
Angelo Balanta – Released
Tom Hitchcock – Released
Yossi Benayoun to Maccabi Haifa – Undisclosed
Esteban Granero to Real Sociedad – Undisclosed


Dusan Tadic from FC Twente – Undisclosed (about £10.9 million [$18.4 million])
Graziano Pelle from Feyenoord – Undisclosed
Ryan Bertrand from Chelsea – Loan

Andy Robinson to Bolton Wanderers – Free
Tom Leggett to Aston Villa – Undisclosed
Isaac Nehemie to Aston Villa – Undisclosed
Danny Fox to Nottingham Forest – Free
Lee Barnard – Released
Guly do Prado – Released
Jonathan Forte – Released
Rickie Lambert to Liverpool – Undisclosed (about £4 million [$6.8 million])
Luke Shaw to Manchester United – Undisclosed (about £34 million [$57.4 million])
Adam Lallana to Liverpool – Undisclosed (about £25 million [$42.2 million])
Dejan Lovren to Liverpool – Undisclosed (about £20 million [$33.8 million])
Calum Chambers to Arsenal – Undisclosed (about £16 million [$27 million])

Stoke City

Phil Bardsley from Sunderland – Free
Steve Sidwell from Fulham – Free
Mame Biram Diouf from Hannover – Free
Dionatan Teixeira from Banska Bystrica – Undisclosed
Bojan Krkic from Barcelona – Undisclosed

Juan Agudelo – Released
Matthew Etherington – Released
Michael Kightly to Burnley – Undisclosed


Jordi Gomez to Wigan Athletic – Free
Billy Jones to West Bromwich Albion – Free
Costel Pantilimon to Manchester City – Free
Patrick van Aanholt to Chelsea – Undisclosed

Billy Knott to Bradford City – Free
Phil Bardsley to Stoke City – Free
Craig Gardner to West Bromwich Albion – Free
Carlos Cuellar – Released
Andrea Dossena – Released
John Egan – Released
Oscar Ustari – Released
David Vaughan – Released
Kieren Westwood to Sheffield Wednesday – Free
Jack Colback to Newcastle United – Free
Louis Laing – Released
Jordan Pickford to Bradford – Loan
Ignacio Scocco to Newell’s Old Boys – £2.1 million ($3.5 million)

Swansea City

Lukasz Fabianski from Arsenal – Free
Bafetimbi Gomis from Lyon – Free
Stephen Kingsley from Falkirk – Undisclosed
Marvin Emnes from Middlesbrough – Undisclosed
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Tottenham Hotspur – Undisclosed
Jefferson Montero from Morelia – Undisclosed

Leroy Lita – Released
Jernade Meade – Released
David Ngog – Released
Darnel Situ – Released
Michu to Napoli – Loan
Ben Davies to Tottenham Hotspur – Undisclosed
Michel Vorm to Tottenham Hotspur – Undisclosed
Alejandro Pozuelo to Rayo Vallecano – Undisclosed

Tottenham Hotspur 

Ben Davies from Swansea City – Undisclosed
Michel Vorm from Swansea City – Undisclosed

Heurelho Gomes to Watford – Free
Cameron Lancaster – Released
Jake Livermore to Hull City – Undisclosed (about £6 million [$10.1 million])
Gylfi Sigurdsson to Swansea City – Undisclosed

West Bromwich Albion

Craig Gardner from Sunderland – Free
Joleon Lescott from Man City – Free
Chris Baird to Burnley – Free
Sebastien Pocognoli from Hannover – Undisclosed
Brown Ideye from Dynamo Kiev – Undisclosed (about £10 million [16.9 million])
Andre Wisdom from Liverpool – Loan

Billy Jones to Sunderland – Free
Scott Allan – Released
Nicolas Anelka  -Released
Cameron Gayle – Released
Zoltan Gera – Released
Diego Lugano – Released
Liam Ridgewell – Released
Steven Reid to Burnley – Free
George Thorne to Derby County – Undisclosed

West Ham United

Mauro Zarate from Velez Sarsfield – Undisclosed
Cheikhou Kouyate from Anderlecht – Undisclosed (about £7 million [$11.8 million])
Aaron Cresswell from Ipswich Town – Undisclosed
Diego Poyet from Charlton Athletic – Undisclosed
Enner Valencia from Pachuca – Undisclosed (about £12 million [$20.3 million])

Joe Cole to Aston Villa – Free
Jack Collison – Released
Callum Driver – Released
George McCartney – Released
Jordan Spence – Released
Matt Taylor to Burnley – Free

Larry Ong
Larry Ong is a New York-based journalist with Epoch Times. He writes about China and Hong Kong. He is also a graduate of the National University of Singapore, where he read history.