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UEFA Champions League transfers: ins and outs

See the 32 confirmed group contenders' key signings and departures so far this summer.

Marcel Sabitzer after signing for Bayern
Marcel Sabitzer after signing for Bayern FC Bayern via Getty Images

The 32 teams are confirmed in the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League group stage and are building their squads ahead of the deadline for submission to UEFA of 24:00 CET on 2 September.

UEFA.com wraps up the confirmed moves so far.

All the group stage squads

AC Milan

Oliver Giroud in action for his new club
Oliver Giroud in action for his new clubDPPI via AFP

In: Mike Maignan (LOSC Lille), Fikayo Tomori (Chelsea), Sandro Tonali (Brescia), Olivier Giroud (Chelsea), Fodé Ballo-Touré (Monaco), Brahim Díaz (Real Madrid, loan), Alessandro Florenzi (Roma, loan), Pietro Pellegri (Monaco, loan), Junior Messias (Crotone, loan)
Out: Gianluigi Donnarumma (Paris Saint-Germain), Marco Brescianini (Monza, loan), Diego Laxalt (Dynamo Moskva), Hakan Çalhanoğlu (Inter), Lorenzo Colombo (SPAL, loan), Jens Petter Hauge (Frankfurt, loan)

Ajax

In: Jay Gorter (Go Ahead Eagles), Remko Pasveer (Vitesse), Steven Berghuis (Feyenoord), Mohamed Daramy (Copenhagen)
Out: Noa Lang (Club Brugge), Răzvan Marin (Cagliari), Lassina Traoré (Shakhtar Donetsk), Carel Eiting (Genk), Brian Brobbey (Leipzig), Dominik Kotarski (Gorica, loan), Kjell Scherpen (Brighton), Jurgen Ekkelenkamp (Hertha Berlin)

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Atalanta

In: Juan Musso (Udinese), Simone Mazzocchi (Südtirol), Giuseppe Pezzella (Parma, loan), Matteo Lovato (Hellas Verona), Merih Demiral (Juventus, loan), Davide Zappacosta (Chelsea), Teun Koopmeiners (AZ Alkmaar)
Out: Musa Barrow (Bologna), Roger Ibañez (Roma), Andreas Cornelius (Parma), Nicolas Haas (Empoli), Simone Mazzocchi (Ternana, loan), Luca Vido (Cremonese, loan), Pierluigi Gollini (Tottenham, loan), Christian Capone (Ternana, loan), Matteo Ruggeri (Salernitana, loan), Cristian Romero (Tottenham, loan), Ebrima Colley (Spezia, loan), Boško Šutalo (Hellas Verona, loan), Arkadiusz Reca (Spezia, loan), Sam Lammers (Frankfurt, loan), Simone Muratore (CD Tondela, loan)

Atlético de Madrid

Antoine Griezmann back at Atlético
Antoine Griezmann back at Atlético

In: Rodrigo de Paul (Udinese), Marcos Paulo (Fluminense), Benjamin Lecomte (Monaco, loan), Matheus Cunha (Hertha Berlin), Antoine Griezmann (Barcelona, loan)
Out
: Álvaro Morata (Juventus, loan extended), Darío Poveda (Getafe), Vitolo (Getafe, loan), Nicolás Ibáñez (Pachuca), Axel Werner (released), Manu Sánchez (Osasuna, loan), Ivo Grbić (LOSC Lille, loan), Marcos Paulo (Famalicão, loan), Nehuén Pérez (Udinese, loan), Santiago Arias (Granada, loan), Saúl Ñíguez (Chelsea, loan)

Barcelona

In: Sergio Agüero (Manchester City), Eric García (Manchester City), Emerson Royal (Real Betis), Memphis Depay (Lyon), Luuk de Jong (Sevilla, loan)
Out
: Lionel Messi (Paris Saint-Germain), Juan Miranda (Real Betis), Jean-Clair Todibo (Nice), Konrad de la Fuente (Marseille), Matheus Fernandes (released), Francisco Trincão (Wolves, loan), Junior Firpo (Leeds), Carles Aleñá (Getafe), Monchu (Granada), Ilaix Moriba (Leipzig), Rey Manaj (Spezia, loan), Emerson Royal (Tottenham), Antoine Griezmann (Atlético, loan), Miralem Pjanić (Beşiktaş, loan)

Bayern München

In: Dayot Upamecano (Leipzig), Omar Richards (Reading), Sven Ulreich (Hamburg), Marcel Sabitzer (Leipzig)
Out: Angelo Stiller (Hoffenheim), Javi Martínez (Qatar SC), David Alaba (Real Madrid), Jérôme Boateng (released), Lasse Günther (Augsburg), Fiete Arp (Holstein Kiel, loan), Alexander Nübel (Monaco, loan), Nicolas Kühn (Erzgebirge Aue, loan), Lars Lukas Mai (Werder Bremen, loan), Sarpreet Singh (Jahn Regensburg, loan), Adrian Fein (Greuther Fürth, loan), Chris Richards (Hoffenheim, loan), Joshua Zirkzee (Anderlecht, loan), Ron-Thorben Hoffmann (Sunderland, loan)

Benfica

João Mário in play-off action for Benfica
João Mário in play-off action for BenficaGetty Images

In: Rodrigo Pinho (Marítimo), Gil Dias (Monaco), João Mário (Inter), Soualiho Meïté (Torino), Roman Yaremchuk (Gent), Nemanja Radonjić (Marseille, loan), Valentino Lázaro (Inter, loan)
Out
: Jardel (released), Pedrinho (Shakhtar Donetsk), Franco Cervi (Celta Vigo), Caio Lucas (Sharjah), Tiago Dantas (Tondela, loan), Nuno Tavares (Arsenal), Nuno Santos (Paços Ferreira, loan), Filip Krovinović (Hajduk Split), Alfa Semedo (Vitória SC), Luca Waldschmidt (Wolfsburg), Florentino (Getafe, loan), Tomás Tavares (Basel, loan), Carlos Vinícius (PSV, loan), Andreas Samaris (released), Chiquinho (Braga, loan)

Beşiktaş

In: Mehmet Topal (Başakşehir), Salih Uçan (Alanyaspor), Kenan Karaman (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Valentin Rosier (Sporting CP, loan extension), Alex Teixeira (Jiangsu), Rachid Ghezzal (Leicester City, loan made permanent), Mert Günok (İstanbul Başakşehir), Michy Batshuayi (Chelsea, loan), Umut Meraş (Le Havre), Can Bozdoğan (Schalke, loan), Francisco Montero (Atlético, loan made permanent), Miralem Pjanić (Barcelona, loan)
Out
: Vincent Aboubakar (Al-Nassr), Dorukhan Toköz (Trabzonspor), Alpay Çelebi (Kocaelispor, loan), Kerem Kalafat (Uşakspor, loan), Umut Nayir (Giresunspor), Tyler Boyd (Rizespor, loan), Kartal Kayra Yılmaz (Ümraniyespor, loan), Utku Yuvakuran (Fatih Karagümrük, loan) 

Borussia Dortmund

In: Donyell Malen (PSV), Gregor Kobel (Stuttgart), Soumaïla Coulibaly (Paris), Abdoulaye Kamara (Paris), Antonios Padadopoulous (Hallescher FC), Marin Pongračić (Wolfsburg, loan)
Out: Lukasz Piszczek (Goczałkowice), Chris Führich (Paderborn, loan made permanent), Patrick Osterhage (Bochum), Sergio Gómez (Anderlecht), Leonardo Balerdi (Marseille, loan made permanent), Jadon Sancho (Manchester United), Jeremy Toljan (Sassuolo, loan made permanent), Thomas Delaney (Sevilla)

Chelsea

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Watch every Romelu Lukaku Champions League goal

In: Marcus Bettinelli (Fulham), Romelu Lukaku (Inter), Saúl Ñíguez (Atlético, loan)
Out: Willy Caballero (released), Jamal Blackman (released), Pierre Ekway Elimby (West Ham), Danilo Pantić (Partizan), Fikayo Tomori (AC Milan), Izzy Brown (Preston, loan), Billy Gilmour (Norwich, loan), Victor Moses (Spartak Moskva), Luke McCormick (Wimbledon), Juan Familla-Castillo (Birmingham, loan), Olivier Giroud (AC Milan), Marc Guehi (Crystal Palace), Jake Clarke-Salter (Coventry, loan), Tammy Abraham (Roma), Michy Batshuayi (Beşiktaş, loan), Kenedy (Flamengo, loan), Emerson Palmieri (Lyon, loan), Matt Miazga (Alavés, loan), Davide Zappacosta (Atalanta), Iké Ugbo (Genk), Baba Rahman (Reading, loan), Kurt Zouma (West Ham), Tiemoue Bakayoko (AC Milan, loan), Danny Drinkwater (Reading, loan)

Club Brugge

In: Noa Lang (Ajax, loan made permanent), Eduard Sobol (Shakhtar, loan made permanent), Stanley Nsoki (Nice), Wesley (Aston Villa, loan)
Out
: Emmanuel Dennis (Watford), Ethan Horvath (released), Siemen Voet (Zwolle), Michael Krmenčík (Slavia Praha, loan), Odilon Kossounou (Leverkusen), Thomas Van den Keybus (Westerlo, loan), David Okereke (Venezia, loan), Simon Deli (Adana Demirspor)

Dynamo Kyiv

In: Denys Antyukh (Kolos), Ilya Shkurin (CSKA Moskva, loan), Eric Ramírez (Dunajská Streda), Vladyslav Kulach (Vorskla), Vitinho (Athletico Paranaense)
Out: Mikkel Duelund (NEC Nijmegen, loan), Clayton (released), Fran Sol (Eibar, loan), Serhiy Buletsa (Zorya, loan), Akhmed Alibekov (Zorya, loan), Nazariy Rusin (SK Dnipro-1, loan), Mykyta Kravchenko (SK Dnipro-1, loan), Heorhii Tsitaishvili (Chornomorets Odesa, loan), Vladyslav Dubinchak (SK Dnipro-1, loan), Mohammed Kadiri (Chornomorets Odesa, loan), Sidcley (PAOK, loan), Benito (Gorica, loan), Gerson Rodrigues (Troyes, loan)

Inter

Edin Džeko signs for Inter
Edin Džeko signs for InterMattia Ozbot - Inter

In: Hakan Çalhanoğlu (AC Milan), Alex Cordaz (Crotone), Zinho Vanheusden (Standard Liège), Edin Džeko (Roma), Denzel Dumfries (PSV Eindhoven), Joaquín Correa (Lazio, loan)
Out
: Achraf Hakimi (Paris Saint-Germain), Daniele Padelli (Udinese), Ashley Young (Aston Villa), Sebastiano Esposito (Basel, loan), João Mário (Benfica), Dalbert (Cagliari, loan), Romelu Lukaku (Chelsea), Radja Nainggolan (Royal Antwerp), Andrea Pinamonti (Empoli, loan), Radu Dragusin (Sampdoria, loan)

Juventus

In: Álvaro Morata (Atlético, loan extended), Kaio Jorge (Santos), Manuel Locatelli (Sassuolo, loan), Moise Kean (Everton, loan)
Out
: Marco Olivieri (Lecce, loan), Gianluigi Buffon (Parma, released), Marko Pjaca (Torino, loan), Gianluca Frabotta (Hellas Verona, loan), Cristian Romero (Atalanta, loan made permanent), Merih Demiral (Atalanta, loan), Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United)

Leipzig

In: Angeliño (Manchester City, loan made permanent), André Silva (Eintracht Frankfurt), Joško Gvardiol (Dinamo Zagreb), Mohamed Simakan (Strasbourg), Benjamin Henrichs (Monaco, loan made permanent), Brian Brobbey (Ajax), Ilaix Moriba (Barcelona)
Out: Ibrahima Konaté (Liverpool), Dayot Upamecano (Bayern), Hannes Wolf (Mönchengladbach, loan made permanent), Fabrice Hartmann (Paderborn, loan), Lazar Samardžić (Udinese), Alexander Sørloth (Real Sociedad, loan), Hee-Chan Hwang (Wolves, loan), Marcel Sabitzer (Bayern), Ademola Lookman (Leicester, loan)

Liverpool

Ibrahima Konaté has swapped Leipzig for Liverpool
Ibrahima Konaté has swapped Leipzig for Liverpool©Getty Images

In: Ibrahima Konaté (Leipzig)
Out: Georginio Wijnaldum (Paris Saint-Germain), Sepp van den Berg (Preston, loan), Paul Glatzel (Tranmere, loan), Kamil Grabara (Copenhagen), Joe Hardy (Accrington Stanley), Harry Wilson (Fulham), Ben Davies (Sheffield United, loan), Ben Woodburn (Hearts, loan), Xherdan Shaqiri (Lyon)

LOSC Lille

In: Amadou Onana (Hamburg), Ivo Grbić (Atlético de Madrid, loan), Gabriel Gudmundsson (Groningen)
Out
: Boubakary Soumaré (Leicester City), Mike Maignan (AC Milan), Hervé Koffi (Charleroi), Adama Soumaoro (Bologna, loan made permanent), Rominigue Kouamé (Troyes, loan made permanent), Luiz Araújo (Atlanta United), Darly Nlandu (Avranches, loan)

Malmö

In: Peter Gwargis (Brighton), Malik Abubakari (Moreirense), Niklas Moisander (Werder Bremen), Sergio Peña (Emmen), Ismael Diawara (Degerfors), Martin Olsson (Häcken)
Out: Mathias Nilsson (Östers, loan), David Edvardsson (Jammerbugt, loan), Mubaarak Nuh (Jammerbugt, loan), Ismaël Sidibé (Jammerbugt, loan), Amin Sarr (Mjällby, loan), Marko Johansson (Hamburg), Hugo Andersson (Värnamo, loan), Amel Mujanić (Östers), Pavle Vagić (Rosenborg)

Manchester City

Jack Grealish is now a Manchester City player
Jack Grealish is now a Manchester City playerGetty Images

In: Kayky (Fluminense), Darío Sarmiento (Estudiantes), Jack Grealish (Aston Villa)
Out: Angeliño (Leipzig, loan made permanent), Sergio Agüero (Barcelona), Eric García (Barcelona), Daniel Grimshaw (Blackpool), Louie Loulden (Wolves), Taylor Harwood-Bellis (Anderlecht, loan), Issa Kabora (Troyes, loan), Marlos Moreno (Kortrijk, loan), James Trafford (Accrington Stanley, loan), Gavin Bazunu (Portsmouth, loan), Lewis Fiorini (Lincoln City, loan), Jack Harrison (Leeds), Alexander Robertson (Ross County, loan), Adrián Bernabé (Parma), Filip Stevanović (Heerenveen, loan), Lukas Nmecha (Wolfsburg), Arijanet Murić (Adana Demirspor)

Manchester United

In: Tom Heaton (Aston Villa), Jadon Sancho (Dortmund), Raphaël Varane (Real Madrid), Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus)
Out
: Sergio Romero (released), Joel Pereira (released), Nathan Bishop (Mansfield, loan), Reece Devine (St Johnstone, loan), Tahith Chong (Birmingham, loan), Facundo Pellistri (Alavés, loan), Andreas Pereira (Flamengo, loan), Brandon Williams (Norwich, loan), Daniel James (Leeds United)

Paris Saint-Germain

In: Lionel Messi (Barcelona), Achraf Hakimi (Inter), Georginio Wijnaldum (Liverpool), Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid), Gianluigi Donnarumma (AC Milan), Danilo (Porto, loan made permanent), Nuno Mendes (Sporting, loan)
Out: Mitchel Bakker (Leverkusen), Kays Ruiz-Atil (Barcelona), Alphonse Areola (West Ham, loan), Marcin Bulka (Nice, loan), Timothée Pembélé (Bordeaux, loan), Arnaud Kalimuendo (Lens, loan), Pablo Sarabia (Sporting CP, loan)

Porto

In: Pepê (Grémio), Fábio Cardoso (Santa Clara), Bruno Costa (Portimonense), Wendell (Leverkusen)
Out: Moussa Marega (Al Hilal), Mamadou Loum (Deportivo Alavés, loan), Shoya Nakajima (Portimonense, loan), Diogo Leite (Braga, loan)

Real Madrid

David Alaba has joined Real Madrid
David Alaba has joined Real MadridReal Madrid via Getty Images

In: David Alaba (Bayern), Eduardo Camavinga (Rennes)
Out
: Sergio Ramos (Paris Saint-Germain), Diego Altube (Fuenlabrada, loan), Brahim Díaz (AC Milan, loan), Víctor Chust (Cádiz, loan), Takefusa Kubo (Mallorca, loan), Raphaël Varane (Man. United), Martin Ødegaard (Arsenal), Álvaro Odriozola (Fiorentina, loan)

Salzburg

In: Nicolás Capaldo (Boca Juniors), Kamil PIątkowski (Raków Częstochowa), Bernardo (Brighton)
Out: David Affengruber (Sturm Graz), Majeed Ashimeru (Anderlecht), Patson Daka (Leicester), Patrick Farkas (Luzern), Masaya Okugawa (Arminia Bielefeld), Peter Pokorný (Real Sociedad), André Ramalho (PSV Eindhoven), Cican Stanković (AEK Athens), Enock Mwepu (Brighton), Amar Dedić (Wolfsberg, loan), Ousmane Diakité (St Gallen, loan), Mamadou Sangare (Graz, loan), Luis Phelipe (Lugano, loan), Gideon Mensah (Bordeaux, loan)

Sevilla

In: Marko Dmitrović (Eibar), Erik Lamela (Tottenham), Gonzalo Montiel (River Plate), Ludwig Augustinsson (Werder Bremen), Rafa Mir (Wolves), Thomas Delaney (Dortmund)
Out
: Tomáš Vaclík (Olympiacos), Franco Vázquez (Parma), Sergio Escudero (released), Juan Soriano (Tenerife), Aleix Vidal (Espanyol), Guilherme Arana (Atlético Mineiro), Juan Berrocal (Sporting Gijón, loan), Bryan Gil (Tottenham), Sergi Gómez (Espanyol), Rony Lopes (Olympiacos, loan), Alejandro Pozo (Almería, loan), Luuk de Jong (Barcelona, loan)

Shakhtar Donetsk

Shakhtar have signed Lassina Traoré
Shakhtar have signed Lassina TraoréAFP via Getty Images

In: Pedrinho (Benfica), Lassina Traoré (Ajax), Marlon (Sassuolo)
Out: Eduard Sobol (Club Brugge), Maksym Malyshev (released), Oleksandr Pikhalyonok (Dnipro), Davit Khocholava (Copenhagen), Valeriy Bondarenko (Vorskla Poltava, loan), Olarenwaju Kayode (Sivasspor, loan), Marquinhos Cipriano (Sion, loan), Serhiy Bolbat (Desna, loan), Bohdan Butko (released), Vyacheslav Tankovskiy (Metalist), Vyacheslav Churko (Kolos), Vladyslav Vakula (Vorskla, loan)

Sheriff

In: Hansel Zapata (La Equidad), Henrique Luvannor (Al Wahda), Momo Yansaré (Nizhny Novgorod), Edmund Addo (Senica), Dimitris Kolovos (Panathinaikos), Boban Nikolov (Lecce), Giorgos Athanasiadis (AEK Athens, loan), Bruno (Aris Thessaloniki, loan)
Out: Veaceslav Posmac (Tuzlaspor), Valeriu Gaiu (Dinamo-Auto Tiraspol)

Sporting CP

In: Rúben Vinagre (Wolves, loan), Ricardo Esgaio (Braga), José Marsà (Barcelona), Manuel Ugarte (Famalicão), João Virgínia (Everton, loan), Pablo Sarabia (Paris, loan)
Out: João Pereira (retired), Tomás Silva (Vizela), Eduardo Quaresma (Tondela, loan), Antunes (Paços de Ferreira), Valentin Rosier (Sporting CP, loan extension), Lumor (Aris), Luís Maximiano (Granada), Tiago Ilori (Boavista, loan), Rafael Camacho (Belenenses, loan), Andraž Šporar (Middlesbrough, loan), Joelson Fernandes (Basel, loan)

Villarreal

Juan Foyth's loan has been made permanent
Juan Foyth's loan has been made permanent Getty Images

In: Aïssa Mandi (Real Betis), Juan Foyth (Tottenham, loan made permanent), Boulaye Dia (Reims), Arnaut Danjuma (Bournemouth)
Out: Carlos Bacca (Granada), Jaume Costa (released), Miguelón (Espanyol), Xavi Quintanillà (Leganés, loan), Ivan Martín (Alavés, loan), Ramiro Funes Mori (Al-Nassr), Fer Niño (Mallorca, loan), Álex Baena (Girona, loan), Javier Ontiveros (Osasuna, loan), Sofian Chakla (Oud-Heverlee Leuven), Jorge Cuenca (Getafe, loan)

Wolfsburg

In: Aster Vranckx (Mechelen), Maximilian Philipp (Dynamo Moskva, loan made permanent), Lukas Nmecha (Manchester City), Felix Nmecha (Manchester City), Sebastiaan Bornauw (Köln), Luca Waldschmidt (Benfica), Dodi Lukebakio (Hertha Berlin, loan), Micky van de Ven (Volendam)
Out: Felix Klaus (Düsseldorf), Lino Kasten (St. Pölten, loan), Tim Siersleben (Heidenheim, loan), Hong Yun-sang (St. Pölten, loan), Jeffrey Bruma (Kasımpaşa), Elvis Rexhbecaj (Bochum, loan), João Victor (Al-Jazira), Omar Marmoush (Stuttgart, loan), Marin Pongračić (Borussia Dortmund, loan), Josip Brekalo (Torino, loan)

Young Boys

In: Jordan Siebatcheu (Rennes), Yannick Toure (Newcastle), Wilfried Kanga (Kayserispor), Alexandre Jankewitz (Southampton)
Out: Jan Kronig (Aarau), Gianluca Gaudino (Sandhausen), Joschua Neuenschwander (Kriens), Taulant Seferi (Tirana), Shkelqim Vladi (Yverdon, loan), Mischa Eberhard (Yverdon, loan), Pascal Schüpbach (Yverdon, loan), Dario Marzino (released)

Zenit

In: Dmitri Chistyakov (Rostov, loan made permanent), Claudinho (Bragantino)
Out: Andrey Lunev (Leverkusen), Sebastian Driussi (released)

*This list is not exhaustive; not all deals involving youth and reserve team players are included. The end of a loan spell is also not considered a departure or an arrival.