Premier League transfer spending hits over £1bn this season!

Updated: February 1, 2016
Non League

Premier League clubs have spent in excess of £1bn in transfer fees in a single season for the first time ever.

The record had been last season when £965m was spent.

Newcastle having signed Jonjo Shelvey and Andros Townsend for £12m each already this month.

The record amount spent in a January window was the £225m spent in 2011 when Luis Suarez and Andy Carroll signed for Liverpool and Fernando Torres joined Chelsea. The Blues also signed David Luiz for £26.5m from Benfica.

In the last two windows English top-flight clubs have collectively spent £130m

The 2016 January transfer window is set to close tonight at 23:00 GMT and like every year it is expected to be a busy day.

It will be interesting to see if we get near the £225 figure with Chelsea and Manchester City possibly in the business to buy buy buy!!!

1 February

Morgaro Gomis [Hearts – Motherwell] Loan

Don Cowie [Wigan – Hearts] Free

Alex Pritchard [Tottenham – West Brom] Loan

Patrick Roberts [Manchester City – Celtic] Loan

Seydou Doumbia [Roma – Newcastle] Loan

Antonio German [Kerala Blasters – Partick Thistle] Free

Pat Hoban [Oxford – Stevenage] Loan

Connor Dimaio [Sheffield United – Chesterfield] Free

Zeli Ismail [Wolves – Oxford] Loan

Aaron O’Connor [Forest Green – Stevenage] Undisclosed

Louis Thompson [Norwich – Swindon] Loan

Kelle Roos – [Derby – AFC Wimbledon] Loan

Nicky Hunt [Mansfield – Leyton Orient] Undisclosed

Chris Maguire [Rotherham – Oxford] Free

Tom Nichols [Exeter – Peterborough] Undisclosed

Rohan Ince [Brighton – Fulham] Loan

Aiden McGeady [Everton – Sheffield Wednesday] Loan

Kevin van Veen [Scunthorpe – SC Cambuur Leeuwarden] Loan

Richard O’Donnell [Wigan – Bristol City] Undisclosed

Tom Lawrence [Leicester – Cardiff] Loan

Chris Neal [Port Vale – Doncaster] Loan

Luke James [Peterborough – Hartlepool] Loan

Kenneth Zohore [KV Kortrijk – Cardiff] Loan

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