Liverpool, Tottenham, Man Utd, Fulham, West Ham: Winners and losers of the transfer window

… And breathe! The transfer window is now closed until January, and RealSport reflect on what has been a busy summer of movement.

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Premier League clubs voted to close the transfer window before the start of the season, in an effort to encourage teams to conclude their business prior to the first whistle.

Whilst Liverpool, Wolves and Fulham, for instance, went about their dealings efficiently, that’s not been the case for a number of sides.

The likes of Manchester United spent the run up to deadline day scrambling around for another centre back, whilst Tottenham became the first club in Premier League history failing to sign a player in the summer transfer window.

It’s over, though, and there’s nothing more to be done. Here are the winners and losers of the transfer window:



Oli Stein

Oli graduated from the University of Bristol with a degree in History and has worked with RealSport since September 2016. Currently assistant football editor and Tottenham correspondent. Follow him on Twitter: @steinoliver_