The pace of European club contracts has increased with the entry into the summer transfer season of 2020 in its final hours, and many clubs have rushed to complete their deals in the last hour of the Mercato’s current life.
The most prominent transfer deal in the last hour of the Mercato summertime in England is that which was concluded by Manchester United, who quickly included the veteran Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani.
The most prominent transfers concluded in the last hours of Mercato 2020’s life came as follows:
• In the last moments of the last hour of the summer Mercato, the English Arsenal team succeeded in signing Thomas Partey from Atletico Madrid after paying the penalty clause, estimated at 50 million euros.
Welcome to the Partey! 🥳
— Arsenal (@Arsenal) October 5, 2020
Theo Walcott, the former Arsenal star, has finally moved to his first team, Southampton, on loan from his current club, Everton.
— Southampton FC (@SouthamptonFC) October 5, 2020
Barcelona loaned French player Jean-Claire Todibo to Benfica for two seasons.
LATEST NEWS! Agreement with Benfica for loan of @jctodibo
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) October 5, 2020
AC Milan loaned Uruguayan player Diego Laxalt to Celtic.
🗣️ "When I heard it was happening, I couldn’t believe it and I’m extremely happy that it’s become a reality!"#BienvenidoLaxalt 🇺🇾🍀
— Celtic Football Club (@CelticFC) October 5, 2020