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Last Updated: Friday, 19 August 2005, 14:28 GMT 15:28 UK
Summer transfers in photos

Michael Essien holds up his new Chelsea shirt

The longest transfer saga of the summer ends when Chelsea finally capture Lyon midfielder Michael Essien for 24.4m

Tottenham coach Martin Jol and Edgar Davids

Tottenham coach Martin Jol is delighted to unveil former Dutch international midfielder Edgar Davids at White Hart Lane

Peter Crouch on his Liverpool debut in Europe

After much speculation, Peter Crouch leaves relegated Southampton to join European Champions Liverpool

Chelsea's Shaun Wright-Phillips

Prodigious talent Shaun Wright-Phillips makes the move south as Chelsea pay Manchester City a whopping 21m

Asier del Horno moves from Spain to Chelsea

The Blues also fork out 8m to lure Spain left-back Asier del Horno to Stamford Bridge from Athletic Bilbao

Arsenal's Alexander Hleb

Arsenal lose Patrick Vieira to Juventus but sign Belarus international Alexander Hleb for 10m from Stuttgart

South Korean midfielder Park Si-Jung play for Man Utd

South Korean midfielder Park Si-Jung completes a 4m switch to Manchester United from PSV Eindhoven

Edwin van der Sar and Sir Alex Ferguson

And Edwin van der Sar joins the list of keepers attempting to fill Peter Schmeichel's boots at Old Trafford

Darius Vassell in action for Man City

Manchester City use some of the money raised by the sale of Shaun Wright-Phillips to bring in Aston Villa's Darius Vassell

Craig Bellamy in action for Blackburn

Newcastle boss Graeme Souness is quick to off load a host of players including Craig Bellamy to Blackburn

Newcastle United's Emre

Souness spends 3.8m of his transfer budget on Emre from Inter Milan and 6.5m on Chelsea's Scott Parker

Yakubu in action for Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough hope their signing from Portsmouth, Ayegbeni Yakubu, will give them more firepower upfront

Transfers - August 2005
02 Aug 05 |  Gossip & Transfers
Transfers - July 2005
02 Aug 05 |  Gossip & Transfers
Transfers - June 2005
21 Jun 05 |  Gossip & Transfers
Summer transfers in photos - part 2
20 Jul 05 |  Photo Galleries


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