Premier League transfers: The position EVERY club needs to strengthen in this summer

Premier League transfers
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It’s that time of the year, where directors of football are glued to their Whatsapp, where the gossip columns takes on a mind of their own. It’s agent season again – but not as we know it.

COVID-19 has, among other things, turned the transfer market into a liminal space. With football still trundling on through July and into August, we’re not keeping our eyes out for who Paul Pogba’s just followed on Instagram, or whether Jadon Sancho has been spotted at Heathrow or El Prat. It’s a relief from the madness that usually ensues each summer.

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Ed McCambridge
Staff Writer

Ed is a staff writer at FourFourTwo, working across the magazine and website. A German speaker, he’s been working as a football reporter in Berlin since 2015, predominantly covering the Bundesliga and Germany's national team. Favourite FFT features include an exclusive interview with Jude Bellingham following the youngster’s move to Borussia Dortmund in 2020, a history of the Berlin Derby since the fall of the Wall and a celebration of Kevin Keegan’s playing career.