TUESDAY 01 JULY 2014: The transfer window has opened for many of Europe’s top leagues, allowing clubs to register new signings ahead of the new domestic season.
Dortmund welcome the arrival goalkeeper Heinz Lindner from Everton in a £2.5m move, and left-back Cimo Röcker from Werder Bremen for £190k in their only incoming deals.
Leaving the club are winger Jakob Blaszczykowski who moved to Marseille for £6m, and left-back Taye Taiwo swaps places with Lindner in heading to Everton in a £2m deal.
With the FIFA World Cup still in progress, and the UEFA U19 Championship following immediately after, large deals are expected to go through for stand-out performers as the summer goes on. Here are some of the key deals that went through today:
COMPLETED TRANSFERS: 01 JULY 2014 PLAYER FROM TO £m Lucas Leiva Liverpool -> Tottenham 42.0 Vurnon Anita Newcastle United -> Liverpool 24.0 Mario Mandzukic Bayern Munich -> Tottenham 19.25 Xherdan Shaqiri Bayern Munich -> Arsenal 18.25 Henrik Mkhitaryan Shakhtar Donetsk -> Manchester C. 11.75 Gökhan Inler Napoli -> Liverpool 11.25 Miroslav Stoch Fenerbahce -> Arsenal 11.25 James Tomkins West Ham United -> Liverpool 11.0 Aleks Ignjovski Werder Bremen -> Liverpool 10.5 Magnus Eikrem Basel -> Tottenham 9.75 Néstor Araujo Cruz Azul -> Anji Makhach. 9.25 Vladimir Weiss Pescara -> Sunderland 9.0 Sebastián Coates Liverpool -> Arsenal 8.5 Juan Cuadrado Udinese -> Chelsea 8.5 Edgar Prib Fürth -> Monaco 8.25 Matías Silvestre Palermo -> Manchester U. 8.0 Jack Collison West Ham United -> Stoke City 8.0 Hiroki Sakai Hannover -> Sunderland 7.5
Some deals are rumoured to be taking place soon:
RUMOURED DEALS: PLAYER FROM TO £m Gervinho Arsenal -> Bayern Munich 10.0 Bojan Barcelona -> Bayern Munich 6.5 Ricky v.Wolfswinkel Chelsea -> Newcastle Utd 6.0 Moritz Leitner Bor. Dortmund -> Roma 5.5