Transfer news: 14 latest done deals

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Lionel Messi made the shock move to Paris Saint-Germain, while Chelsea confirmed their club record £97.5 million acquisition of Romelu Lukaku. Here are 14 of the latest done deals!

The Ligue 1 giants have signed the Argentine on a two-year contract, which includes an option to extend by a further year, with the 34-year-old reportedly set to receive a salary of €35 million (R608 million) a season.

Scroll through the gallery above to see the 14 of the latest transfers you may have missed!

This move brought an end to a memorable 21-year stay for Messi at Barcelona, with the player, who is the Blaugrana's all-time leading goalscorer, leaving a massive legacy behind at the Camp Nou.

Another former La Masia product, Takefusa Kubo – who scored against South Africa at the recent Olympic Games in Tokyo – was also on the move this week, having joined LaLiga side Mallorca on a temporary deal from Real Madrid. This is the Japanese youngster's fourth loan spell since joining Los Blancos in 2019.

In England, Lukaku, who cost a reported club-record fee of £97.5 million (R2 billion), officially rejoined Chelsea on Thursday night after leaving the London club in 2014.

The 28-year-old is said to have signed a five-year contract with the Blues, and will reportedly earn in the region of £200 000 (R4 million) a week at Stamford Bridge, which places him among the highest earners at the club.

Read: 14 of the latest confirmed transfers

Newly promoted Premier League side Norwich City also announced new signings Josh Sargent and Christos Tzolis for a combined fee of €20.5 million (R356 million), with Daniel Farke's men aiming to avoid relegation this time around – scroll through the gallery above to see the 14 of the latest transfers you may have missed!

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