Summer 2021 Transfer Window…31/08/2021

The 2021 UK summer transfer window commenced on Tuesday the 1st June 2021 and concluded on Tuesday the 31st August 2021 and there has been a significant amount of activity involving Irish players which we detail below. Most notable is the £12 million signing of 20 year old centre back Nathan Collins by Burnley from Stoke City while Manchester City goalkeeper Gavin Bazunu is on a season long loan at League One Portsmouth. Mick McCarthy at Cardiff City has made two significant acquisitions in senior international striker James Collins from Luton Town and U21 centre back Mark McGuinness from Arsenal. Nineteen year old Tottenham Hotspur striker Troy Parrott has gone on a season long loan deal to League One MK Dons. James McCarthy has joined Glasgow Celtic on a four year deal following his release by Crystal Palace. Following a falling out with his Stoke City manager, James McClean has joined League One Wigan Athletic on a one year contract for an undisclosed fee. Twenty three year old Liam Scales has joined Glasgow Celtic from Shamrock Rovers on a four year contract for a fee believed to be €600,000. Midfielder Jayson Molumby has joined West Bromwich Albion on a season long loan from Brighton & Hove Albion with an option to make the move permanent. Another midfielder Conor Hourihane has joined Sheffield United from Aston villa on a season long loan. Deadline day moves include season long loans for senior international Harry Arter from Nottingham Forest to Charlton Athletic, U21 internationals Conor Coventry from West Ham United to Peterborough United and Lee O’Connor from Glasgow Celtic to Tranmere Rovers where he spent last season on loan. 

Name From To Details
Val Adedokun Dundalk Brentford Undisclosed
Harry Arter Nottingham Forest Charlton Athletic  Season Loan
Padraig Amond Newport County Exeter City Season Loan
Gavin Bazunu Manchester City Portsmouth Season Loan
Jack Bonham Gillingham Stoke City 1 Year Deal
Jamie Bowden Tottenham Hotspur Oldham Athletic Season Loan
Robbie Brady Burnley    End of Contract
Courtney Brosnan West Ham United  Everton Ladies  1 Year Deal
Dennis Cirkin Tottenham Hotspur Sunderland 3 Year Deal
Jack Clarke  Aston Villa   End of Contract
Trevor Clarke Rotherham United Bristol Rovers 1 Year Deal 
James Collins Luton Town Cardiff City Undisclosed
Nathan Collins Stoke City Burnley £12 million
Dylan Connolly St Mirren Northampton Town 2 Year Deal
Conor Coventry West Ham United Peterborough Utd Season Loan
Ryan Delaney Bolton Wanderers Morecambe End of Contract
Gary Dicker Kilmarnock Brighton & Hove A  U23 Player/Coach
Colin Doyle Hearts   End of Contract
Jake Doyle-Hayes St Mirren Hibernian 2 Year Deal
Aaron Drinan Ipswich Town Leyton Orient 2 Year Deal
Courtney Duffus Bromley Morecambe 2 Year Deal
Jimmy Dunne Burnley QPR 3 Year Deal
Zack Elbouzedi Lincoln City AIK Solna(Sweden) 3 Year Deal
Will Ferry Southampton Crawley Town Season Loan
Kian Flanagan Crystal Palace Barnet  
Alex Gilbert Brentford Swindon Town Season Loan
Stephen Henderson Crystal Palace   End  of Contract
Conor Hourihane Aston Villa Sheffield United EoS Loan
Ryan Johansson Sevilla  Fortuna Sittard  Season Loan
Alan Judge Ipswich Town Colchester United 2 Year Deal
Fiacre Kelleher  Wrexham Bradford City 2 Year Deal
Liam Kelly Feyenoord Rochdale 2 Year Deal
Richard Keogh Huddersfield Town Blackpool 1 Year Deal
Peter Kioso Luton Town MK Dons Season Loan
Bosun Lawal Watford Glasgow Celtic 3 Year Deal
Ian Lawlor Doncaster Rovers  Dundee 2 Year Deal
Kameron Ledwidge Southampton   End of Contract
Conor Masterson QPR Cambridge United Loan to January
Charlie McCann Manchester United Glasgow Rangers £750,000 3yr deal
James McCarthy Crystal Palace Glasgow Celtic 4 Year Deal
James McClean Stoke City Wigan Athletic 1 Year Deal
Mark McGuinness Arsenal Cardiff City 3 Year Deal
Shane McLoughlin AFC Wimbledon Morecambe 1 Year Deal
Paul McShane Rochdale Manchester United U23 Player Coach
Jayson Molumby Brighton & HA West Bromwich Alb Season Loan 
Brian Barry Murphy Rochdale Manchester City Dev. Squad Manager
Corrie Ndaba Ipswich Town Salford City Season Loan
Glory Nzingo St Patrick’s Ath Reims (France)  
Michael Obafemi Southampton Swansea City 3 Year Deal
Jake O’Brien Cork City Crystal Palace Undisclosed
Darragh O’Connor Leicester City  Motherwell 1 Year Deal
Lee O’Connor Glasgow Celtic Tranmere Rovers Season Loan
Thomas O’Connor Southampton Burton Albion  2 Year Deal
Ademipo Odubeko West Ham United Huddersfield Town Season Loan
Eunan O’Kane Leeds United   End of Contract
Corey O’Keeffe Mansfield Town Rochdale January 2022 Loan
Armstrong Okoflex Glasgow Celtic West Ham United 2 Year Deal
John O’Sullivan Morecambe Accrington Stanley 3 Year Deal
Troy Parrott Tottenham Hotspur MK Dons Season Loan
Anthony Pilkington East Bengal Fleetwood Town 1 Year Deal
Alan Power Kilmarnock St Mirren 1 Year Deal
Louise Quinn Fiorentina Birmingham City L 2 Year Deal
Stephen Quinn Burton Albion Mansfield Town 1 Year Deal
Callum Reilly AFC Wimbledon Leyton Orient 1 Year Deal
Danny Rogers Kilmarnock Oldham Athletic 1 Year Deal
Liam Scales Shamrock Rovers Glasgow Celtic 4 Yr Deal €600,000
Conor Shaughnessy Rochdale Burton Albion 2 Year Deal
Cillian Sheridan Wisla Plock-Poland Dundee 2 Year Deal
Ryan Sweeney Mansfield Town Dundee  
Ethon Varian Stoke City Raith Rovers Loan to January
Stephen Ward Ipswich Town Walsall 1 Year Deal
Corey Whelan Wigan Athletic Carlisle United 2 Year Deal
Aidy White Hearts Rochdale 2 Year Deal
Conor Wilkinson Leyton Orient Walsall 2 Year Deal
Shaun Williams Millwall Portsmouth  1 Year Deal
Tyreik Wright Aston Villa Salford City Season Loan
Kevin Zefi Shamrock Rovers  Inter Milan