2021 football transfer window, all done deals

Ernest Sunday
By Ernest Sunday
Football transfer done deals in 2021

All latest officially done deals on the 2021 football transfer window around the world. Clacified is here to provide all football fans worldwide information on the latest officially football transfer done deals in the current 2021 transfer window.

Negotiations for the 2021 football transfer window have already started even though the transfer window is yet to be officially open; many football agents are already talking with different boards and representatives of various football clubs.

Even though the international duty is at hand, such as European Championship and Copa America, football agents are still busy with the 2021 transfer window negotiations.

Below is a complete list of done deals in the 2021 football transfer window. The list will contain footballers and coaches who have left their club.

Arsenal signs Nuno Tavares from Benfica for €8m

Premier League club Arsenal has signed Portuguese U21 defender Nuno Tavares from Portuguese club Benfica on a five-year contract worth €8m plus add ons.

Arsenal has signed Nuno Tavres from Benfica

Arsenal has been in talks with Benfica for over some weeks to sign the 21-year-old defender as a backup for the club's left-back Kieran Tierney.

In his first interview as an Arsenal player, the young place has said that he is happy to join Arsenal and stated that it is a dream come true for him.

 "I'm so excited because it is a big club, and for me as a young guy, it is a pleasure to be here, " Tavares said.

"When I finished the season, my agent told me that Arsenal was interested in me. In the first instance, I was very happy, and after this, I dreamed about it and my mum. I was so excited to be here, and now I'm here. I'm so happy."

Barcelona's young star Carles Aleñá joins Getafe on a permanent deal

FC Barcelona's young midfielder Carles Aleñá has signed a permanent contract with Getafe with a buy-back clause, first right of refusal on any offer, and 50% future sales from the player.

Carles Aleñá has joined Getafe from Barcelona

"FC Barcelona and Getafe CF have reached an agreement for the transfer of Carles Aleñá. Barça reserves the right to 50% of any future sale of the player, a buyback option plus first right of refusal on any offer, " an official statement announced.

"FC Barcelona would like to thank Carles Aleñá for his commitment and dedication and wishes him all the best for the future. "

Carles Aleñá made 43 appearances and scored a goal in a Copa del Rey match against Hércules in 2016.

Sergio Ramos Joins PSG after successful years at Real Madrid

Real Madrid's captain Sergio Ramos has joined French Ligue 1 club Paris-Saint German on a two-year contract. The prolific defender has left Madrid after 16 years with the club and 6 years of captaining the team.

Sergio left Real Madrid as a legend after leading the team to win four Champions League trophy

"Today, Paris welcomes one of the greatest players of our era. We are delighted to announce that Sergio Ramos has joined us, " PSG chairman Nasser Al-Khelaïfi announced.

"Sergio is a complete footballer, one of the best defenders in the history of the game. He is a born competitor, a leader and a true professional. His vast experience and ambition are in perfect synergy with those of the club. 

"I am proud to see him in a Paris Saint-Germain jersey, and I know our supporters will reserve a fantastic welcome for him."

Ramos, who refused to sign a contract extension with Real Madrid after the end of 2020 La Liga, has vowed to help Paris-Saint German win many trophies.

"I am very happy to join Paris Saint-Germain. This is a big change in my life, a new challenge, and it's a day I will never forget. 

"I am very proud to be a part of this ambitious project, to be a part of this squad with so many great players. 

"Paris Saint-Germain is a club that has already proven itself at the highest level. I want to continue to grow and improve at Paris and help the team to win as many trophies as possible."

PSG signs Achraf Hakimi from Inter Milan

Paris-Saint German has signed Moroccan right-back Achraf Hakimi from Italian Serie A club Inter Milan on a five-year contract. PSG paid Inter €60m and €11m add ons to secure the 22-year old defender.

Achraf Hakimi has joined PSG from Inter Milan

The former Real Madrid player signed for Inter Milan last season after a loan spell at Borussia Dortmund. He was part of Antonio Conte's Inter team that won the 2020 Serie A title.

In his first interview as a PSG player, Hakimi revealed how his former manager Conte has helped him build his career ad stated he would help PSG in any way he can to achieve big success.

“I play where it’s best for the team and where I can help, whatever the job, I don’t care. Where I need it, where it’s best for the club, I’ll always give my best to the coach. If they tell me to be a goalkeeper, I’ll put on gloves, " Hakimi said.

“I learned a lot from Antonio Conte; he made me progress a lot on the defensive aspect and tactics, in particular.”

Hakimi is the second signing of PSG in the current transfer window joining former Liverpool's midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum.

RB Leipzig signs André Silva from Ac Milan

German Bundesliga club RB Leipzig has signed Portuguese striker André Silva from Ac Milan on a five-year contract. Silva was out on loan with Eintracht Frankfurt from Ac Milan.

André Silva has signed a five-year contract with German club RB Leipzig

His good season with Eintracht Frankfurt in the German Bundesliga caught the eye of Leipzig. The 25-year-old striker scored 40 goals and 12 assists in 57 appearances for Frankfurt.

André Silva, in his interview as a new RB Leipzig player, has stated his happiness in joining the club and reveal how happy he is to play at the top level.

"I’m really excited for the new challenge at RB Leipzig. The club has big goals and ambitions, and I want to help them achieve those, ideally by scoring as many goals as possible, " Silva said.

"I want to play at the highest level, and that is Champions League football – I have the chance to do that on a regular basis at RB Leipzig."

Billy Gilmour joins Norwich City on a season-long loan from Chelsea

Chelsea's young star Billy Gilmour has joined the newly-promoted club Norwich City on a one-year season-long loan. According to a statement from Chelsea, it sees it as an opportunity for the 22-year-old Scottish midfielder to further his development.

Bily Gilmour has joined Norwich City on a season-long loan

"Billy Gilmour will spend the 2021/22 season on loan in the Premier League with Norwich City, " a statement from the club announced.

"The 20-year-old midfielder has shown himself to be one of the most promising young players in British football over the past two seasons and will now continue his development by gaining more first-team experience in the top flight with newly-promoted Norwich."

"Good luck, Billy!"

Gilmour will be a big part of the Norwich team in the upcoming 2021 Premier League season owning to the quality and experience he will bring to the team. Also, Norwich City will hope to achieve more with him in the Premier League.

Leicester City completes Boubakary Soumaré's signing from Lille

Premier League club Leicester City has completed the signing of midfielder Boubakary Soumaré from French Ligue 1 club Lille on a five-year contract.

Leicester opened talks with Lille over Boubakary's signature in February. The club has now finally announced that it had signed the 22-year-old French midfielder.

"Leicester City is delighted to confirm the signing of midfielder Boubakary Soumaré from Ligue 1 champions Lille for an undisclosed fee, subject to Premier League and international clearance, " a statement from the club's website said.

Leicester City has signed Boubakary Soumaré from Lille

The midfielder has stated that he is delighted to join Leicester and has also opened up his desire to join the club and achieve a big dream.

“I’m really proud to come to the Premier League and a big club like Leicester. It will really help me develop my game and progress as a player, so I feel it is the right step for me.

“Leicester is a very ambitious club. When they spoke to me about their plans and what they wanted from me, I knew I wanted to come straight away.

"I really am so proud and honoured to be here, and I will give my all for the team and club to make everyone happy.”

Tottenham signs Nuno Espirito Santo as new manager

Tottenham Hotspur has confirmed former Wolverhampton Wanderers' coach Nuno Espirito Santo as its new manager ahead of the upcoming 2021 Premier League season.

"We are delighted to announce the appointment of Nuno Espírito Santo as our new Head Coach on a contract until 2023, " a statement from the club said.

Nuno Espirito Santo has signed a three-year contract with Tottenham as the club's new manager

Since the departure of Tottenham's former manager Jose Mourinho, the club has been in contact with different managers over the vacancy role with Antonio Conte, Julen Lopetegui and Gennaro Gattuso all been in contact with Spurs.

Tottenham has now gotten one in Nuno, giving him a three-year contract. The manager has stated that his hunger to start working with the team.

“It’s an enormous pleasure, an honour, a joy to be here, " Nuno said in his first interview as Tottenham Hotspur's manager.

“Obviously, we had to start meetings with Fabio and the Board on Zoom, from a distance, but as soon as we started speaking to each other, we felt that we are on the same line, we are in the same mindset, so it went well.

“I’m happy, and I’m looking forward to starting work. This is what it means. We don’t have any day to lose; we must start working immediately – pre-season starts in a couple of days.”

Rafa Benitez lands new Everton Job

Former Liverpool's manager Rafa Benitez has signed a three-year contract as the new Everton manager. Benitez has replaced the club's former manager Carlo Ancelotti that left for a new managerial role in Real Madrid.

Rafa Benitez becomes the second manager to have ever coached Liverpool and Everton after William Edward Barclay.

Everton has been searching for Ancelotti's replacement since the ending of the season, contacting many managers, including former Wolves coach Nuno Espirito Santo.

The club has finally concluded their searching in Benitez and hopes for good seasons with him. Benitez has pledged his dedication to help the club achieve something big.

“I’m delighted to be joining Everton. "Throughout this process, I have been greatly impressed by the ambition shown by the senior representatives at the club and their desire to bring success to this historic club.

"I believe this is a club that is going places. I’m determined to play a big part in helping this great Club achieve its ambitions”, Benitez said.

Due to Benitez's experience, Everton will hope to get to the top level under his reign.

Leicester signs Patson Daka RB Salzburg

Premier League club Leicester City has signed striker Patson Daka from Austrian Bundesliga club Red Bull Salzburg on a five-year contract.

The 22-year-old Zambian international who spent four years in Austria will join Jamie Vardy and Kelechi Iheanacho in Leicester's attacking front in the upcoming 2021 Premier League season.

Patson Daka has joined Leicester City from RB Salzburg

Daka has expressed his happy feeling about joining Leicester and has promised the fans that he will help the club fight for titles.

“I’m so, so excited to join this great, historic Club. It has been my dream, and I’m so happy and looking forward to what’s coming next, " Daka said while speaking to LCTV.

“I have followed Leicester from the time they won the league. I feel it is the perfect place for me because it’s a team that fights for titles. I know it’s not going to be easy, but I feel ready to face this new challenge.

“I will give my best for the Club each and every day, and I look forward to seeing the Leicester City fans inside the stadium soon.”

Patson Daka was the top scorer in the Austrian Bundesliga last season, and Leicester hopes to get a huge number of goals from the striker in the upcoming Premier League.

Hakan Çalhanoglu joins Inter Milan from AC Milan

Turkish attacking midfielder Hakan Çalhanoglu has joined Internazionale Milano from Milan counterpart AC Milan as a free agent.

The midfielder confirmed his agreement with Inter after his country was knocked out of the 2020 Euro Championship group stage.

Inter Milan has signed attacking midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu from AC Milan

“I’ve reached an agreement with Inter, yes. I’m flying to Milano tomorrow, and then I’m gonna sign the contract, " he said.

Çalhanoglu refused to sign a contract extension at AC Milan and has now signed a two-year contract with rival club Inter worth €5m per season and €1m bonus per season.

Inter Milan, who has already found a new manager after the departure of Antonio Conte, is already planning ahead of the 2021 season with Çalhanoglu as their first signing of the transfer window.

Watford signs Emmanuel Dennis from Club Brugge

Newly promoted Premier League club Watford has signed Nigerian striker Emmanuel Dennis from Belgian First Division team Club Brugge on a five-year contract.

“An agreement with Club Brugge has been reached for the transfer of exciting young forward Emmanuel Dennis, Watford FC is delighted to confirm,” a club statement confirmed.

Watford has signed Nigerian striker Emmanuel Denis from Club Brugge

"The 23-year-old Nigerian spent part of last season on loan in Germany's Bundesliga with 1. FC Köln, having first joined the Belgian top-flight side in the summer of 2017.

"A scorer of 27 goals in just over 90 club appearances for Brugge, he has featured in both the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League.

"The Hornets are currently finalising personal terms with the pacy striker - capped twice by Nigeria so far - who began his professional career with some experience as a teenager in the Ukrainian Premier League with Zorya Luhansk.

Emmanuel Dennis becomes Watford third singing of the season, joining Ashley Fletcher and Danny Rose a few days back.

Barcelona signs Memphis Depay as a free agent

Spanish club FC Barcelona has agreed to sign Lyon's forward Memphis Depay on a two-year contract after his contract expires at Lyon. Depay refused to sign a contract with Lyon and opted for a move away from French Ligue 1.

Memphis Depay has been an important player for Lyon in his five years at the club

"FC Barcelona and Memphis Depay have reached an agreement for the player to join the club once his contract with Olympique Lyonnais is at an end. The player will sign a contract until the end of 2022, " a statement from the club read.

The Netherlands international will be Barcelona's fourth signing in the current transfer window when completes his contract signing, joining the club's new signings Sergio Agüero, Eric García and Emerson Royal.

He will also be the third player to join Barcelona on a free transfer once he completes his signing to Camp Nou.

Depay will help to boast Ronald Koeman's attacking front ahead of the upcoming season. He will compete with Antoine Griezmann, Ousmane Dembélé and Sergio Aguero in the attacking position.

Sergio Ramos leaves Real Madrid after years of history

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has left the club on a free transfer after so many years of creating history with the Spanish Giant. The centre defender refused to sign a one-year contract extension worth 10% less of his salary and left his contract to expire.

Sergio Ramos has left Real Madrid after sixteen years with the club

"In the last months, Real Madrid offered me an offer of 1 year with 10% less salary, "Ramos said.

"The money was never the problem. I wanted 2 years, then I accepted the proposal.. but the contract renewal offer had an expiration date, and I didn't know about it”.

At Real Madrid, Ramos scored 101 goals in 671 appearances, a great number of goals for a defender.

He also won many trophies with the club, including five La Liga titles, two Copa del Rey, four UEFA Champions League, four Supercopa de España, three UEFA Super Cups, four FIFA Club World Cups.

The prolific defender is yet to find a new club after he denied a rumour linking him to his former club Sevilla. However, he added that he would announce his next club when the time comes.

“I’m not joining Sevilla; this is not even an option. Barcelona? Impossible, " Ramos added.

"You’ll never see me at Barça. I don't know which club I'm joining yet. When I know, I'll be the first to announce it. It’s not time to talk about my future.”

Georginio Wijnaldum joins Paris Saint-Germain ahead of 2021 season

Liverpool's midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum has joined French giants Paris Saint-Germain on a free transfer after five years career at Anfield. Wijnaldum signed a three-year contract with PSG that will last until June 2024.

Georginio Wijnaldum has joined Paris Saint-Germain ahead of 2021 season

Barcelona was in talks with the midfielder over a transfer to Nou Camp. Still, a more suitable and increased let deal from Paris Saint-Germain saw the Netherlands' attacking midfielder turn his attention to France.

Liverpool, who has enjoyed the quality and dedication of Wijnaldum, was ready to give him a new contract. Still, he refused to accept the contract but opted for a new challenge.

Paris Saint-Germain's manager Mauricio Pochettino will be happy to have such a creative midfielder in his squad, something the club has lacked in the past years.

On the other side, Barcelona has missed out on a quality midfielder that would boost their attacking options ahead of the upcoming 2021 campaign.

What Will Georginio Wijnaldum Bring to PSG's Squad?

Over the past years, Paris Saint-Germain has only hoped on the attacking quality of its front three in Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Angel Di Maria to win titles.

The three attackers undoubtedly have been one of the best-attacking trios in Europe since they joined the club, but that has not been enough for the club to achieve their aim of winning the UEFA Champions League little.

Wijinaldum has been the best attacking midfielder in Liverpool since he joined the club from New Castle United and PSG will hope to enjoy his talent

They have tried all their best to win the title, scoring so many goals, but the highest they could get is a runner-up after Bayern Munich beat them in the 2019 UEFA Champions League final.

Georginio Wijnaldum will now give Pochettino's team more edge to fight for the trophy this time. With his great flexibility, attacking-minded football, and goal-scoring ability, PSG could achieve more in the European competition.

Wijnaldum also has the ability to spot his teammate in the attacking line with his great assists, something he has proven to be good with at Liverpool. He will help Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Angel Di Maria score more goals this term and win the Champions League title.

Maurizio Sarri sign a new contract as a new Lazio manager

Former Chelsea and Juventus manager Maurizio Sarri has signed a two-year contract as a new Lazio manager. The manager who managed Juventus in 2019 before he was sacked has now landed a new job for himself.

Maurizio Sarri has signed a new contract with Lazio as their new manager until 2023

In 2019 Sarri was sacked by Juventus after the club was eliminated in the round-of-16 UEFA Champions League by French club Lyon.

In the last Italian Serie A season, Lazio failed to qualify for the 2021 UEFA Champions League after finishing 6th in the table. Sarri will be hoping to take his team to a higher level next season.

Barcelona signs Emerson Royal from Real Betis

Barcelona has signed right-back Emerson Royal from Real Betis for a fee of €9m on a three-year contract.

"FC Barcelona has informed Real Betis Balompie that they are exercising their right to bring back Emerson Royal from July 1 after two seasons on loan at the Andalusian club, " an official statement from Barcelona read.

Emerson Royal has signed a three-year contract with Barcelona ahead of 2021 season

Emerson Royal has expressed his happiness in joining Barcelona and said he would continue to develop his talent at the club.

"It's a three-year contract. They've always said they were counting on me for next season. Having this recognition is a great thing for a footballer, " Emerson said.

"I'm glad; it's a club I have dreamt of playing for since I started in football. To be recognised like that is a big thing for me. Every player wants to play for Barcelona. I want to go there and show what I can do and establish myself at my position."

The Brazillian defender is the third signing of Barcelona in the transfer window and will compete with the club's right-back Sergiño Dest in the 2021 season.

Barcelona signs Eric Garcia from Manchester City

Spanish Giant Barcelona has resigned its academy graduate Eric Garcia from Manchester City. The Spanish born defender signed a six-year contract with Barcelona ahead of the 2021 season.

Barcelona signs Eric Garcia from Manchester City

Eric Garcia is the second signing of Barcelona in the current transfer window. Garcia is also the second player the club is signing from Manchester City after signing striker Sergio Aguero on a free transfer.

Garcia let left the club for Manchester City at 17. While at the City, Garcia has established himself as a complete defender, which attracted his former club.

At Manchester City, Eric Garcia has won some trophies, including one FA Community Shield, one EFL Cup and one Premier League. The centre-back would hope to win more trophies with Barcelona in future.

Carlo Ancelotti rejoins Real Madrid on a second spell

Everton's manager Carlo Ancelotti has rejoined his former club Real Madrid on a three-year contract. Real Madrid agreed on a fee worth €6m per year to terminate Ancelotti's contract with Everton.

Real Madrid has signed Carlo Ancelotti on a second spell

Ancelotti has bid a farewell to his former club Everton and its fans, stating that he could not miss the opportunity of rejoining his former club.

“While I have enjoyed being at Everton, I have been presented with an unexpected opportunity which I believe is the right move for my family and me at this time. I’m joining Real Madrid, " Ancelotti said.

The high rated manager who spent only two years in Everton has helped the club restructure its team with top quality players.

Real Madrid believes that Ancelloti is the right man to help its club continue its project left by the club's former manager Zinedine Zidane.

Ancelotti's return to Santiago Bernabéu is his second spell at the club after Real Madrid sacked him in 2015. The manager will hope to get great performances and create good records at his second spell in Madrid.

Gregor Kobel joins Borrusia Dortmund from Stuttgart

Stuttgart's goalkeeper Gregor Kobel has signed a permanent deal with Borussia Dortmund. The deal is worth €15m, and Kobel will be the second most expensive goalkeeper in German Bundesliga history after Manuel Neuer's €30m transfer from Shalke 04 to Bayern Munich in 2011.

Gregor Kobel has completed a move to Borrusia Dortmund

“Borussia Dortmund is one of the biggest and most famous football clubs in the world,” Kobel said after completing the deal. “A club that has the ambition to fight for the championship and the DFB Cup every year and to play in the Champions League.”

“It makes me proud to be able to play for BVB. I want to play my part in Dortmund’s future successes.”

Dortmund has been in search of a goalkeeper and was linked with Barcelona's goalkeeper Marc ter Stegen. The Die Schwarzgelben has now secured a young goalkeeper in Kobel who is only 23 years.

Gregor Kobel will have to compete with other Dortmund's goalkeepers for a starting-eleven in the upcoming 2021 season.

Barcelona signs Sergio Agüero from Manchester City

Manchester City striker Sergio Agüero has signed a two-year contract with Spanish club Barcelona as a free agent. Aguero joined for the Spanish giant just a few days after losing the Champions League final against Chelsea in City's jersey.

Barcelona has signed Sergio Aguero from Manchester City

According to reports, Aguero's contract with Barcelona has a buyout clause of €100m, a massive release clause at his age.

The super striker who created history in Manchester City to become the club's all-time highest goalscorer with 260 goals refused to sign a new contract at City after falling out with the club's manager Pep Guardiola.

Aguero will be joining his Argentine teammate Lionel Messi at Camp Nou to create a strong-attacking threat.

The City legend has won many trophies since he joined the Premier League club from Atletico Madrid, including five Premier League titles, one FA Cup, six EFL Cup, and three FA Community Shield.

Real Madrid signs David Alaba from Bayern Munich

Real Madrid has signed Austria international David Alaba

Spanish club Real Madrid has signed Bayern Munich's defender David Alaba on a free transfer. Alaba signed a five-year contract with Real Madrid worth an annual fee of €12m.

The high rated defender refused to sign a new contract with Bayern Munich after eleven good years with the club. At Bayern, Alaba made history.

"I leave a special club for another special club. I am really happy and honoured to join Real Madrid, " Alaba said in a farewell message on his Twitter handle.

"After so many years in Munich, I will face a new challenge, and I will give my best to continue the club's special history.

"I can't wait to play my first match in the iconic white jerseys in front of all you fans in Madrid. I'm sure that this journey will be a successful one. Together with all Madridistas."

VAMOS!

He won ten Bundesliga title, five DFB-Pokal, five DFL-Supercup, two UEFA Champions League, two UEFA Super Cup, and FIFA Club World Cup.

Alaba is a versatile defender who can play as a left-back and a central defender, and they will be happy to have such an experienced player in its team ahead of the 2021 season.

Juventus reappoints Massimiliano Allegri ahead of 2021 season

Juventus has resigned former manager Massimiliano Allegri

Italian giant Juventus has reappointed its former manager Massimiliano Allegri as a replacement for Andrea Pirlo, who was sacked earlier. Allegri signed a five-year contract on his second spell with Bianconeri.

After securing his fifth straight Scudetto in 2019, the manager who left the club has returned to continue his history at Allianz Stadium.

Massimiliano Allegri was a target for Real Madrid, who is currently looking to replace its former manager Zinedine Zidane that left the club after the 2020 season.

According to reports, Real Madrid was in talks with Massimiliano Allegri, but the deal has now collapsed after the Italian manager agreed to rejoin his former club.

Liverpool signs Ibrahima Konaté from RB Leipzig

Ibrahima Konaté has signed for Liverpool ahead of the 2021 seaon

Premier League club Liverpool has signed RB Leipzig's centre-back Ibrahima Konaté on a five-year contract worth €35m. Liverpool has been in talks with Leipzig over the signing of Konaté since April.

"We are delighted to have reached an agreement for the transfer of Ibrahima Konate_from Die Roten Bullen", Liverpool announced on Twitter.

Konaté has bid a farewell message to Leipzig and his coaches and wished them a promising future.

"Thank you to my RB Leipzig family", Ibrahima Konaté said.

"Four incredible years at this club! I have grown as a player and as a man and will carry special friendships and memories from my time here for the rest of my life".

"I will miss playing in front of the fans in Leipzig, it’s a special place to play football, and it has been so important for my development to play here."

"A special thank you to all my coaches, the club employees, my teammates and the fans for always supporting me and helping me reach this moment. "

"This club will stay with me forever! Good luck to Leipzig for the future".

Liverpool's manager Jurgen Klopp is eager to add a defender to his team after experiencing a season full of injury setbacks. His defenders suffered severe injuries that almost cost the club a Champions League spot ahead of the 2021 season.

Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez are the key defenders in Liverpool but suffered severe injuries that let them out of the 2020 season. The arrival of Konaté will be a big boost to Klopp's defence ahead of next season.

It is believed that Konaté will fight with Joe Gomez for a starting lineup in the coming 2021 season.

Juventus sacks Andrea Pirlo

Andrea Pirlo has been sacked by Juventus

Italian club Juventus has sacked its manager Andrea Pirlo after just one season at Allianz Stadium. Pirlo, who managed Juventus in the 2020 season, lost the Italian Serie A title to Inter Milan.

The club only succeeded in securing a Champions League qualification on the last day of the 2020 season after Napoli's late draw helped them make the top four.

Juventus is currently in talks with former coach Massimiliano Allegri to take over the job. Juventus sacked Allegri in 2019 after five years with the club and is now turning attention back to the manager.

Ac Milan signs Mike Maignan from Lille

AC Milan has signed Lile's goalkeeper Mike Maignan

AC Milan has signed Mike Maignan from French club Lile on a deal worth €13m plus €2m addons. The French goalkeeper signed a five-year contract with AC Milan and will be replacing the club's goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma who will be leaving the club in the current transfer window.

Gianluigi Donnarumma has refused to sign a new contract with AC Milan and will be leaving the club as a free agent. It is not yet known where the Italian goalkeeper will be heading in the current transfer window.

Continue to follow Clacified sports on an update about Gianluigi Donnarumma's transfer.

Zinedine Zidane leaves Real Madrid for the second time

Real Madrid's manager Zinedine Zidane has left the club

Real Madrid's manager Zinedine Zidane has left the club after a second spell at Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. Zidane decided to terminate his contract, which was supposed to finish in 2022, after an unsuccessful 2020 season.

Real Madrid lost the 2020 La Liga title to Atletico Madrid on the last day of the competition after Atletico refused to drop a point in their last two matches of the 2020 season.

Zidane has not yet announced his next move and will be hoping to do that soon. Real Madrid is yet to find the replacement of the prolific manager who made history with the club.

During his first managerial job at Real Madrid, Zidane won three consecutive Champions League, the first time in football history.

He also won two FIFA Club World Cup, two UEFA Super Cup and one La Liga title.

In his second spell, Zidane won the La Liga title and Supercopa de España in 2019. Real Madrid will miss such a good coach that has led the club to win so many trophy.

Antonio Conte leaves Inter Milan after a successful season

Inter Milan's manager Antonio Conte has left the club

Inter Milan's manager Antonio Conte has decided to leave the club after leading them to their first Serie A title in eleven years. Conte only joined inter Milan on May 31, 2019, on a three-year contract but has reached an agreement to terminate his contract with the club.

“An agreement has been reached with Antonio Conte for the termination of his contract by mutual consent, " Inter said in a statement.

"The club would like to thank Antonio for the extraordinary work he has done, culminating in Inter’s 19th top-flight title. Antonio Conte will forever remain a part of our club’s history.”

Inter Milan will pay Conte €7m, part of his salary, till June 2022, which was supposed to be €13m.

Conte's decision to leave Inter after a successful season will be a surprise to some people. The manager has not revealed his next move. Will he replace Zinedine Zidane at Real Madrid?

Continue to follow Clacified update on the latest football transfer update in 2021 to know more about Conte's next destination.

Simone Inzaghi drops Lazio's managerial role

Simone Inzaghi has left Lazio in 2021 transfer window

Lazio's manager Simone Inzaghi has left the club after helping them qualify for the 2021 Europa League. Inzaghi took the managerial job in April 2016 and helped Lazio become one of the top teams in Italy.

He also helped Lazio compete many times at European competitions.

In his time at Lazio, Inzaghi won the 2018 Coppa Italia and Supercoppa Italiana in 2017 and 2019.

According to reports, the manager is set to replace former Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte, who has also left Inter Milan after the 2020 season over the club's plan to sell some of his top players.

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