Transfers Around Europe – July 15 2009

No Huge signing today in the European leagues as mixed reports of Adebayor’s distance from becoming a Manchester City keep coming in – some say City have already agreed a fee with Arsenal and obtained a work permit for the Togolese striker while others report that Adebayor is having second doubts about moving from London to Manchester.

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What’s confirmed? Michel Bastos, the Brazilian Left Midfielder/Defender signed with Lyon, moving from Lille for 18 million Euros. Bastos is considered a free kick specialist, taking the place of Juninho who left Lyon to Qatar.

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Juventus completed the signing of Brazilian Felipe Melo from Fiorentina for around 20 million Euros. Melo isn’t the last Brazilian for today, as Maxwell, another Brazilian left Back/Winger joined Barcelona from Inter Milan for around 4.5 million Euros.