The January transfer window is now shut but there's still plenty of transfer news to digest following a hectic deadline day

Sheffield United transfer news: Blades' deadline day loan move does not include option to buy, Manchester United stopper missed out on last minute move

It’s February 1 and the January transfer window has slam shut as football fans across the country wake up to the fallout of an incredible deadline day in the EFL.

By Martyn Simpson
Tuesday, 1st February 2022, 8:36 am

Sheffield United brought in a Brentford defender on loan but it is understood that deal does NOT include an option to buy.

Meanwhile, a former Blades loanee missed out on a late loan move to Premier League side Watford and an ex-Hull City favourite is now a free agent after being released by West Brom.

Middlesbrough landed an Australian international earlier in the window and the player has now revealed why he chose the Riverside over Celtic Park while details have emerged over Bournemouth’s failed deadline day move for a Blackpool star.

Barnsley were able to submit a deal sheet for a player players before the 11pm deadline last night and are now awaiting conformation on the move while Bolton Wanderers have revealed their stance on plans to make a permanent move fore a Fulham loanee.

Speaking of the Cottagers, the future of their young superstar and a potential move to Liverpool dominated the closing stages of the window but what happens now after the clubs filed to reach an agreement?

Finally, Birmingham City reportedly made a last ditch attempt to bring a Rangers defender to St Andrew’s but were unable to get a deal done.

Here is the latest EFL Championship transfer news on Tuesday, February 1:

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