Other permanent transfers and departures
Two young players, Xavier Mbuyamba and Teddy Sharman-Lowe, have arrived from Barcelona and Burton Albion respectively. Goalkeeper Sharman-Lowe immediately returned to Burton on loan, and defender Mbuyamba has joined our development squad.
In terms of outgoings, Jacob Maddox signed for Vitoria in Portugal on a permanent deal having been a member of our Academy since the age of 14. That is the same club young goalkeeper Nicolas Tie joined this summer.
Mario Pasalic finalised a move to Atalanta in June. That is the club he had been on loan at, with the same going for Nathan and Atletico Mineiro.
Josh Grant, Richard Nartey and Marcel Lavinier were released by the club. Grant has since joined Bristol Rovers, and Lavinier is at Tottenham.
Starting with those players who will be spending the 2020/21 campaign in the Premier League, Ruben Loftus-Cheek headed a couple of miles down the road to Fulham on deadline day. Ross Barkley is at Aston Villa this term, and Ethan Ampadu is continuing his development with Chris Wilder’s Sheffield United.