17 June: Transfer News, and Copa Libertadores

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Four large deals have gone through in the last 48 hours, with Swansea City recouping all of the potential £14m fee they spent on Son Heung-Min on Monday with the sale of 23 year-old Argentinian international midfielder Ezequiel Cirigliano to Tottenham Hotspur for £16.25m, one year after his free move from River Plate.

25 year old Polish international striker Artur Sobiech has joined Wolves from Hannover in a £15.25m move, having scored 23  goals in 1.Bundesliga over the last four seasons for the club, relegated this term.

Giuseppe Bellusci has moved from Juventus to PSG in a £9.25m deal, and Wigan Athletic have landed the signature of Cheikhou Kouyaté from local rivals Blackburn for £6.75m.

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Fred scored a late equaliser for Fluminense in the Copa Libertadores Final First Leg at São Paulo tonight. The 31 year-old international, with 6 goals in 17 caps for Brazil, drilled home in injury-time after Maycon put the hosts in front ten minutes after the break.

The Final Second Leg will be held on 24 June at the Maracanã.

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Relegated La Liga side Valladolid have announced their new manager is former Oviedo and Betis player Oli. It’s the 43 year-old’s first managerial role after obtaining his pro license in April.

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