The European soccer market is already closed. Today was the last day for the teams to make the last movements in case the needed alternatives to complete their squads. Most of the clubs in the spanish La Liga accomplished a transfer during the last week.


Seven teams of the spanish La Liga are going to be part of one of the European Tournaments this year (UEFA Champions League or Europa League)

Paco Alcacer Barcelona

Paco Alcacer joins Barcelona (Image: FC Barcelona)

FC Barcelona signed former Valencia players Andre Gomes and Paco Alcacer and the Ajax former goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen. We have to add to these movements, another three players that joined the catalan club before: Denis Suarez, Umtiti and Lucas Digne. A big inversion with the objective to keep the spanish league crown one more year.

Real Madrid brought back Alvaro Morata from Juventus and recovered a youth player who is performing really well in the begining of the season: Marco Asensio. Not too much action in Chamartin club this summer.

Atletico Madrid made an effort to reinforce his squad this season and they signed the french striker from Sevilla FC Kevin Gameiro. Gaitan, Vrsaljko and Diogo Jota are the other three players that joined Los Colchonero this year.

Villarreal has had a stressfull summer transfer window. Alvaro Gonzalez joined the Yellow Submarine the last day of the market and he is now part of the team along with some new players like: Cheryshev, N´Diaye, Roberto Soriano, Pato, Santos Borre and Nicola Sansone.

Athletic Bilbao is the only team in the spanish soccer league that did not sign a new player during this summer market.

Sevilla FC contracted a new coach (Sampaoli) along with some new players: Franco Vazquez, Sarabia, Kiyotake, Correa, Ganso, Ben Yedder and Mercado. They also got some interesting in loan: Nasri, Sirigu, Vietto and Kranevitter.

Celta Vigo did not change their squad too much and they only signed five players: Jose Naranjo, Alvaro Lemos, Roncaglia, Sisto and Giuseppe Rossi.


Some of the next teams will be trying to access to an European competition next year and they are ready to accept the challenge.

Nani Valencia CF

Valencia signed Nani (Image: Amparo Simó)

Real Betis employees worked hard during the transfer market as they signed a new coach (Poyet) and the next players: Durmisi, Jonas, Felipe Gutierrez, Zozulya, Alsa Mandi, Sanabria and Brasanac. Ryan Donk, Musonda and Nahuel are players in loan.

RC Deportivo closed a deal with a new coach (Garitano) and a good number of new players, most of them free cost: Emre Colak, Faycal, Bruno Gama, Borja Valle, Tyton, Ruben, Albentosa and Andone. They also pacted a loan deal for: Joselu, Marlos Moreno, Carles Gil, Guilherme Dos Santos and Juanfran.

SD Eibar brought to the team some new players like: Pedro Leon, Arbilla, Nano, Fran Rico, Galvez, Bebe, Yoel, Rivera, Lejeune and Ruben Peña.

RCD Espanyol is maybe, one of the teams with better reinforcements, starting from their new coach: the spanish Quique Sanchez Flores. The last day of the transfer market they registered the goalkeeper Diego Lopez and the striker Alvaro Vazquez. They also signed: Diego Reyes, David Lopez, Javi Fuego, Demichelis, Piatti, Leo Baptistao, Jurado, Reyes and Roberto.

Granada CF has a long list of new players along with a new coach (Paco Jemez) The new players of the andalusian club for the season 2016-2017 are: Carcela, Tabanou, Ruben Vezo, Alberto Bueno, Kravets, Atzili, Andreas Pereira, Sergi Samper, Gaston Silva, Ezequiel Ponce, Saunier, Ochoa, Angban, Gabriel Silva, Jon Toral, Boga and Tito.

UD Las Palmas got the most excentric deal of the market for the spanish La Liga teams: Kevin-Prince Boateng. Besides, the players Helder Lopes, Marko Livaja, Michel Macedo and Mateo Garcia joined the canary project for the new season.

Kevin Prince Las Palmas

Kevin-Prince Boateng is the new star of Las Palmas (Image: UD Las Palmas)

Malaga CF had not other option but sign a new coach well known in the club: Juande Ramos, once Javi Gracia left the team to go to Russia. The spanish coach will count with some new players in La Rosaleda club: Boyko, Sandro, Diego Llorente, Juan Carlos, Michael Santos, Kuzmanovic, Bakary Kone, Jony and Keko.

Real Sociedad only got four new components to their squad: Juanmi, Toño, Rulli and Willian Jose.

Sporting Gijon has reinforced his team with the next players: Victor Rodriguez, Mariño, Moi Gomez, Lillo, Burgui, Amorebieta, Duje Cop, Afif, Babin, Oscar Whalley, Xavi Torres, Douglas and Borja Viguera.

Valencia CF signed some very interesting players like Nani, Medran, Montoya, Mario Suarez, Munir, Mangala and Garay.


Three new teams just joined the spanish soccer league for the new season that already started.

Fran Merida CA Osasuna

Fran Merida is new player of Osasuna (Image: Iñigo Alzugaray)

Deportivo Alaves is the current winner of the spanish second division and they changed most of the players and the coach (Pellegrino) for the new season. Players that jumped into the Basque squad this summer market are: Katal, Manu Garcia, Espinoza, Vigaray, Camarasa, Marcos Llorente, Pantic, Theo Hernandez, Ibai Gomez, Alexis Ruano, Krsticic, Deyverson, Daniel Torres, Edgar Mendez, Feddal, Ruben Sobrino, Christian Santos and Ortola.

CD Leganes also made a lot new signs for their first adventure in the first division of the spanish soccer league: Robert Ibañez, Mamadou Kone, Luciano Neves, Diego Rico, Darwin Machis, Ruben Perez, Unai Lopez, Medjani, Adrian Marin, Brignoli, Unai Bustinza, Pablo Insua, Gabriel Pires and Guerrero.

CA Osasuna was the last team to promoted to the spanish first division. However, it did not stopped them to try to make the best possible squad. For that, they brought to the north club these players: Tienza, Jaime Romero, Causic, Fran Merida, Juan Fuentes, Oriol Riera, Clerc, Sergio Leon, Riviere, Digard and Javi Alamo.