Sheffield United done deals: How Blades' January transfer business compares to Premier League rivals

Sheffield United failed to sign a single player in the January transfer window – but how did their Premier League rivals fare?

Tuesday, 2nd February 2021, 3:52 pm
Every transfer completed by Premier League clubs in January. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Chris Wilder had hoped to lure two loan players to Bramall Lane last month but saw targets Jesse Lingard and Ben Davies move elsewhere.

Below, we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of every Premier League club’s done deals in January – so you can see exactly how United’s transfer business (or lack of) compares:

Arsenal

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IN: Omar Rekik (Hertha Berlin), Mat Ryan (Brighton, loan), Martin Odegaard (Real Madrid, loan).

OUT: Sead Kolasinac (Schalke, loan), William Saliba (Nice, loan), Daniel Ballard (Blackpool, loan), Matt Macey (Hibernian), Sokratis (released – joined Olympiacos), Mesut Ozil (Fenerbahce), Matt Smith (Charlton, loan), Joseph Olowu (Wealdstone, loan), Zech Medley (Kilmarnock, loan), Shkodran Mustafi (Schalke 04), Ainsley Maitland-Niles (West Brom, loan), Joe Willock (Newcastle, loan) James Olayinka (Southend, loan).

Aston Villa

IN: Morgan Sanson (Marseille).

OUT: Lovre Kalinic (Hajduk Split, loan), Jack Clarke (Chesterfield, loan), Tyreik Wright (Walsall, loan), Dominic Revan (Weymouth, loan), Callum Rowe (Hereford, loan), Conor Hourihane (Swansea, loan), Indiana Vassilev (Cheltenham, loan), Henri Lansbury (released – joined Bristol City), Frederic Guilbert (Strasbourg, loan).

Brighton & Hove Albion

IN: Moises Caicedo (Independiente del Valle).

OUT: Jayson Molumby (Preston, loan), Viktor Gyokeres (Coventry, loan), Warren O’Hara (MK Dons), Bernardo (Red Bull Salzburg, loan), Mat Ryan (Arsenal, loan), Glenn Murray (Nottingham Forest), Max Sanders (Lincoln, loan).

Burnley

IN: Benn Ward (Hastings), Anthony Gomez Mancini (Angers).

OUT: Bobby Thomas (Barrow, loan), Lukas Jensen (Bolton, loan), Adam Phillips (Accrington Stanley, loan).

Chelsea

IN: N/A.

OUT: Charlie Brown (MK Dons), Lucas Piazon (Braga), Danny Drinkwater (Kasimpasa, loan), Fikayo Tomori (AC Milan, loan), Baba Rahman (PAOK, loan) Jack Wakely (Brighton, loan).

Crystal Palace

IN: Jean-Philippe Mateta (Mainz, loan).

OUT: Rob Street (Torquay, loan), Max Meyer (released – joined FC Koln), Scott Banks (Dunfermline), Jarosław Jach (Rakow Czestochowa, loan), Sam Woods (Plymouth Argyle, loan), Brandon Pierrick (Kilmarnock, loan).

Everton

IN: Josh King (AFC Bournemouth, loan).

OUT: Matthew Pennington (Shrewsbury, loan), Jarrad Branthwaite (Blackburn, loan)Ellis Simms (Blackpool, loan), Yannick Bolasie (Middlesbrough, loan), Jonas Lossl (Midtjylland), Cenk Tosun (Besiktas, loan), Jonjoe Kenny (Celtic, loan), Beni Baningime (Derby, loan), Anthony Gordon (Preston, loan).

Fulham

IN: Josh Maja (Bordeaux, loan).

OUT: Anthony Knockaert (Nottingham Forest, loan), Jerome Opoku (Plymouth, loan) Stefan Johansen (QPR, loan), Jean Michael Seri (Bordeaux, loan), Aboubakar Kamara (Dijon, loan), Maxime Le Marchand (Royal Antwerp, loan), Neeskens Kebano (Middlesbrough, loan).

Leeds United

Leeds United

IN: N/A.

OUT: Jordan Stevens (Bradford, loan), Ryan Edmondson (Northampton, loan), Robbie Gotts (Salford, loan), Rafa Mujica (Las Palmas, loan), Conor Shaughnessy (released – joined Rochdale), Jay-Roy Grot (VfL Osnabruck).

Leicester City

IN: N/A.

OUT: Admiral Muskwe (Wycombe, loan), Matty James (Coventry, loan), Daniel Iversen (Preston, loan), Josh Knight (Wycombe, loan), Filip Benkovic (OH Leuven, loan), Islam Slimani (Lyon, loan), Darnell Johnson (AFC Wimbledon, loan), Demarai Gray (Bayer Leverkusen), Callum Wright (Cheltenham Town, loan).

Liverpool

IN: Ben Davies (Preston), Ozan Kabak (Schalke 04, loan).

OUT: Liam Millar (Charlton, loan), Adam Lewis (Plymouth, loan), Sepp van den Berg (Preston, loan), Takumi Minamino (Southampton, loan).

Manchester City

IN: N/A.

OUT: Morgan Rogers (Lincoln, loan), Taylor Harwood-Bellis (Blackburn, loan), Arijanet Muric (Willem II, loan).

Manchester United

IN: Amad Diallo (Atalanta).

OUT: Max Haygarth (Brentford), Ethan Laird (MK Dons, loan), Luca Ercolani (Carpi), Timothy Fosu-Mensah (Bayer Leverkusen), Di'Shon Bernard (Salford, loan), Jesse Lingard (West Ham, loan), Tahith Chong (Club Brugge, loan), Fecundo Pellistri (Alaves, loan), Teden Mengi (Derby, loan).

Newcastle United

IN: Joe Willock (Arsenal, loan).

OUT: Rolando Aarons (Huddersfield), DeAndre Yedlin (Galatasaray).

Sheffield United

IN: N/A.

OUT: George Broadbent (Beerschot, loan), Michael Verrips (FC Emmen, loan), Jake Eastwood (Grimsby, loan).

Southampton

IN: Takumi Minamino (Liverpool, loan).

OUT: Tyreke Johnson (Gillingham), Callum Slattery (Gillingham, loan), Jake Vokins (Sunderland, loan), Yan Valery (Birmingham, loan), Shane Long (AFC Bournemouth, loan).

Tottenham Hotspur

IN: N/A.

OUT: Jubril Okedina (Cambridge, loan), Jack Clarke (Stoke, loan), Harvey White (Portsmouth, loan), Anthony Georgiou (AEL Limassol, loan), Brandon Austin (Orlando City, loan), Shilow Tracey (Cambridge, loan), Malachi Fagan-Walcott (Dundee, loan), Maurizio Pochettino (Watford, loan), Troy Parrott (Ipswich, loan), Jonathan De Bie (R.W.D. Molenbeek), Kaz Sterling (Greenock Morton, loan), Jack Roles (Stevenage, loan), Paulo Gazzaniga (Elche, loan).

West Bromwich Albion

IN: Robert Snodgrass (West Ham), Andy Lonergan (free), Mbaye Diagne (Galatasaray, loan), Okay Yokuslu (Celta Vigo, loan), Ainsley Maitland-Niles (Arsenal, loan).

OUT: Owen Windsor (Newport, loan), Charlie Austin (QPR, loan), Jonathan Bond (LA Galaxy, loan), Kenneth Zohore (Millwall, loan), Rekeem Harper (Birmingham, loan), Sam Field (QPR, loan), Cedric Kipre (Charleroi, loan).

West Ham United

IN: Frederik Alves (Silkeborg), Said Benrahma (Brentford), Jesse Lingard (Manchester United, loan)

OUT: Sebastien Haller (Ajax), Robert Snodgrass (West Brom), Dan Kemp (Leyton Orient), Goncalo Cardoso (FC Basel, loan), Winston Reid (Brentford, loan), Oladapo Afolayan (Bolton, loan), Aji Alese (Cambridge, loan).

Wolverhampton Wanderers

IN: Willian Jose (Real Sociedad, loan).

OUT: Ruben Vinagre (Famalicao, loan), Oskar Buur (Grasshoppers, loan), Niall Ennis (Plymouth), John Kitolano (Odds BK), Ryan Giles (Rotherham, loan), Patrick Cutrone (Valencia, loan), Terry Taylor (Burton Albion), Roderick Miranda (released – joined Gaziantep),Jamie Pardington (Mansfield, loan), Luke Matheson (Ipswich, loan), Meritan Shabani (VVV-Venlo, loan).