Real Madrid and Arsenal have made some of the biggest moves in the 2023–2024 football transfer window. The Spanish giants have signed 20-year-old midfielder Jude Bellingham from Borussia Dortmund for a whopping €103 million, while Arsenal have signed 24-year-old midfielder Declan Rice from West Ham United for €90 million.
Bellingham is considered one of the most promising young talents in the world and is expected to be a key player for Real Madrid in the coming years. Meanwhile, Rice captained West Ham to UEFA Europa Conference League glory last season and is a three-time West Ham player of the season.
In other news, Chelsea spent a lot of money on transfers this season. According to FootballTransfers.com, Chelsea spent €464.1 million on permanent signings during the 2023 summer transfer window. This includes signing Moises Caicedo from Brighton & Hove Albion for €116 million, Wesley Fofana from Leicester for €80.4 million and Christopher Nkunku from RB Leipzig for €60 million. In total, Chelsea has spent over €1 billion on permanent transfers since Todd Boehly became owner in 2022.
These are just a few of the many transfers that have taken place during this summer’s transfer window. With the season now underway, it remains to be seen how these new signings will impact their respective teams.