All of the Premier League deals concluded during the 2020 January transfer window so far
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January transfer window spending looks likely to decline year-on-year again in the Premier League, with limited business completed as the final week of the window begins.
Permanent fees of around £45million have been forked out by top-flight clubs so far, with the window to close at 11pm on Friday, January 31.
Financial experts Deloitte reported last year that the Premier League's spending in January transfer windows had peaked in 2018 when it hit a huge £430million - double that of January 2017.
That was thanks to huge deals including Liverpool paying Southampton £75m for Virgil van Dijk, Arsenal signing striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund for £55m and Manchester City a similar fee to Athletic Bilbao for defender Aymeric Laporte.
However, that decreased massively to around £180m last year and it looks unlikely that total will be surpassed this year, despite the broadcast riches which swell the coffers of top-tier clubs.
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Here's a recap of the main business completed so far...
- 1 Farke reveals Buendia concerns and fitness updates on Pukki and Krul after 2-1 Cardiff win
- 2 City's Giannoulis move enters the end game
- 3 Paddy's Pointers: Five observations from the Canaries' 2-1 Championship win against Cardiff City
- 4 Paddy Davitt: Player ratings after Canaries' 2-1 Cardiff win
- 5 No Pukki no problem for Canaries as they move seven points clear at the top
- 6 'As good as I've seen him!' - City fans laud Cantwell performance
- 7 STARTING XIs: Pukki missing for City as Barden starts at Cardiff
- 8 MATCHDAY LIVE: Norwich City complete their double over Cardiff
- 9 Paddy Davitt verdict: Relentless City operating on a different level
- 10 City edging closer to deal for Giannoulis
In: Eddie Nketiah - recalled from loan (Leeds)
Out: Emile Smith-Rowe - loan (Huddersfield), Dinos Mavropanos - loan (Nuernberg)
In: Danny Drinkwater - loan (Chelsea), Pepe Reina - loan (AC Milan), Mbwena Samatta - £10m (Genk), Louie Barry - £900,000 (Barcelona)
Out: Jonathan Kodjia - £2.5m (Al-Gharafa), Lovre Kalinic - loan (Toulouse), Andre Green - loan (Charlton)
Out: Asmir Begovic - AC Milan, loan
In: Aaron Mooy - £5m (Huddersfield)
Out: Anders Dreyer - £850,000 (FC Midtjyland)
Out: Danny Drinkwater - end of loan (Chelsea)
Out: Danny Drinkwater - loan (Aston Villa), Victor Moses - loan (Inter Milan), Jamal Blackman - loan (Bristol Rovers), Conor Gallagher - loan (Swansea), Marc Guehi - loan (Swansea)
In: Cenk Tosun - loan (Everton), Scott Banks - permanent (Dundee Utd)
In: Joao Virginia - Reading, recalled from loan, Jarrad Branthwaite - £1m (Carlisle)
Out: Cenk Tosun - loan (Palace), Callum Connolly - loan (Fleetwood), Kieran Dowell - loan (Wigan)
Out: Andy King - loan (Huddersfield), Raul Uche - permanent (Real Valladolid)
In: Takumi Minamino - £7.25m (RB Salzburg), Joe Hardy - permanent (Brentford)
Out: Allan Rodrigues de Souza - £3m (Atletico Mineiro), Herbie Kane - loan (Hull), Rhian Brewster - loan (Swansea), Nathaniel Phillips - loan (Stuttgart)
Out: Lukas Nmecha - loan (Middlesbrough), Patrick Roberts - loan (Middlesbrough)
Out: Ashley Young - £1.3m (Inter Milan), Ethan Hamilton - loan (Bolton)
In: Nabil Bentaleb - loan (Schalke), Valentino Lazaro - loan (Inter Milan)
In: Lukas Rupp - £500,000 (Hoffenheim), Ondrej Duda - loan (Hertha Berlin)
Out: Patrick Roberts - loan cancelled (Boro), Dennis Srbeny - £1m (Paderborn), Philip Heise - loan (Nuernberg), Carlton Morris - loan (MK Dons), Louis Thompson - loan (MK Dons)
In: Jack Rodwell - free (unattached), Jack Robinson - £1m (Nottm Forest)
Out: Richard Stearman - free (Huddersfield), Ben Heneghan - loan (Blackpool), Tyler Smith - loan (Rochdale)
Out: Josh Sims - loan (New York Red Bulls)
In: Gedson Fernandes - loan (Benfica)
Out: Jack Clarke - loan (QPR), Paris Maghoma - loan (Brentford)
In: Joao Pedro - £2m (Fluminense) Ignacio Pussetto - £7m (Udinese)
Out: Dimitri Foulquier - loan (Granada), Marvin Zeegelaar - permanent (Udinese)
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In: Darren Randolph - £4m (Middlesbrough)
Out: Joe Powell - permanent (Burton), Martin Samuelsen - permanent (Hull City), Grady Diangana - loan (West Brom), Conor Coventry - loan (Lincoln)
In: Leonardo Campana - permanent (Barcelona SC)
Out: Ivan Cavaleiro - £15m (Fulham), Jesus Vallejo - end of loan (Real Madrid), Patrick Cutrone - loan (Fiorentina)
- All fees are estimates based on reported figures for permanent deals, not including all youth deals. Loans are often also accompanied by fees.