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Coca Cola Championship Transfers August '08

Following the closure of the Transfer Window at Midnight last night, for the next four months, here is a full rundown of Championship transfers completed over the Summer, NOT COPIED FROM ANYWHERE, simply information I have collated myself - big pat on the back! Enjoy:


IN: Iain Hume [Leicester City] £1.2m; Darren Moore [Derby] Free; Maceo Rigters [Blackburn] Loan; Gary Teale [Derby County] Loan.

OUT: Kim Christensen [Released], Dwayne Mattis [Released]; Paul Reid [Released]; Sam Togwell [Scunthorpe] Free; Simon Heslop [Grimsby Town] Loan.

Birmingham City

IN:Kevin Phillips [West Brom] Free; Marcus Bent [Charlton Athletic] £1m; Quincy Owusu Abeyie [Spartak Moscow] Loan; Kemy Augustein [AZ Alkmaar] Loan.

OUT: Asa Hall [Released]; Daniel De Ridder [Wigan] Free; Mikael Forssell [Hannover] Free; Olivier Kapo [Wigan] £3.5m; Sone Aluko [Aberdeen] Free.

IN: Steve Kabba [WATFORD] Loan; Adam Hammill [Liverpool] Loan; Zesh Rehman [Q.P.R] Loan; Mo Camara [Derby County] Loan; Rob Edwards [Wolves] Free; David Vaughan [Real Sociedad] 200k; Daniel Nardiello [Q.P.R] Free; Jermaine Wright [Soton] Free; Alex Baptiste [Mansfield] Free; Joe Martin [Spurs] Undisc.

OUT: Marcus Bean [Brentford] Free; Kaspars Gorkss [Q.P.R] Undsic.; Andy Morrell [Bury] Free; Simon Wiles [Released]

Bristol City
IN: Nicky Maynard [Crewe Alex] £2.25m; John Akinde [Ebbsfleet Utd] 140k; Andy Webster [Rangers] Loan

OUT: Enoch Showumni [Released], Nick Carle [Crystal Palace] £1.2m; Darren Byfield [Released]; Richard Keogh [Released]


IN: Christian Kalvenes [Dundee Utd] Free; Chris Eagles [Manchester Utd] Undisc.; Steven Thomson [Cardiff City] Free; Matthew Paterson [Scunthorpe] £1.4m; Russell Anderson [Sunderland] Loan; Diego Penny [Corono Bolognesi] Free; Kevin McDonald [Dundee Utd] 500k; Remco Van Der Schaaf [PSV] Free.

OUT: Jon Harley [WATFORD] Free; James O'Connor [Released]; David Unsworth [Released]

Cardiff City
IN: Mark Kennedy [Crystal Palace] Free; Peter Enckleman [Blackburn Rovers] Free; Miguel Commingues [Swindon Town] Free; Jay Boothroyd [Wolves] 300k; Gabor Gyepes [Northampton Town] Free; Tom Heaton [Manchester United] Loan; Eddie Johnson [Fulham] Loan.

OUT: Matt Green [Released]; Nick McCoy [Released]; Glenn Loovens [Celtic] £2.5m; Willo Flood and Warren Feeney [Dundee Utd] Loan.

Charlton Athletic

IN: Hameur Bouazza [Fulham] Loan; Linvoy Primus [Portsmouth] Loan; Nicky Bailey [Southend Utd] Free; Martin Cranie [Portsmouth] Loan; Mark Hudson [Crystal Palace] Free

OUT: Chris Powell [Retired], Amdy Faye [Released]; Ben Thatcher [Released]; Chris Iwelumno [Wolves] Undisc.; Marcus Bent [Bir'ham City] £1m; Majid Bougherra [Rangers] £2.5m.; Paddy McCarthy [Crystal Palace] Undisc.

Coventry City

IN: Kieran Westwood [Carlisle Utd] Undisc.; Aaron Gunnarsson [AZ Alkmaar] Free; Clinton Morrison [Crystal Palace] Free; Freddy Eastwood [Wolves] £1.2m

OUT: Stephen Hughes [Walsall] Free; Donavon Simmonds [Released]; Julian Gray [Fulham] Loan.

Crystal Palace

IN: Calvin Andrew [Luton Town] Nominal; Paddy McCarthy [Charlton Athletic] Undisc.; Nick Carle [Bristol City] £1.2m; Jose Font [Benfica] Free; Darryl Flahavan [Southend Utd] Free; Johannes Ertl [Austria Vienna] Free; Alan Lee [Ipswich Town] 600k; John Oster [Reading] Free.

OUT: John Bostock [Spurs] Tribunal fee 700k+clauses; Mark Kennedy [Cardiff City] Free; Clinton Morrison [Released]; Mark Hudson [Charlton Athletic] Free; Tony Craig [Millwall] Free; Jeff Hughes [Bristol Rovers] Free; Tom Soares [Stoke City] £1.5m; Dougie Freedman [Southend Utd] Free.

Derby County
IN: Nathan Ellington [WATFORD] Loan; Jordan Stewart [Free]; Liam Dickinson [Stockport County] Undisc.; Martin Albrechtsen [WBA] Free; Steve Davies [Tranmere Rovers] Undisc.; Rob Hulse [Sheff Utd] Undisc.; Przemyslaw Kazmierczak [Porto] Loan; Kris Commons [Notts Forest] Free; Nacer Barazite [Arsenal] Loan; Paul Green [Doncaster Rovers] Free; Paul Connolly [Plymouth Argyle] Free; Andrejs Pereplotkins [Loan]

OUT: Darren Moore [Released]; Craig Fagan [Hull City] 750k; Tye Mears [Marseille] Loan; Gary Teale [Barnsley] Loan; Liam Dickinson [Huddersfield Town] Loan; Mo Camara [Blackpool] Loan; Jason Beardsley [Notts County] Loan;

Doncaster Rovers

IN: Matt Mills [Man City] 300k; Darren Byfield [Free]; James Chambers [Leicester City] Free; Stuart Elliott [Hull City] Signed; Tomi Ameobi [Leeds Utd] Free; Jos Van Nieuwstadt [Sparta Rotterdam] Free.

OUT: Graeme Lee, Stephen Roberts, Anthony Griffin and Mark McCammon [Released]
Ipswich Town

IN: Richard Wright [West Ham] Free; Ben Thatcher [Free]; Ivan Campo [Free]; Moritz Volz [Fulham] Loan; Pim Balkastein [Herenveen] Free; Kevin Lisbie [Colchester Utd] 600k; Jon Stead [Sheff Utd] Loan.

OUT: Gary Roberts [Huddersfield]; Alan Lee [Crystal Palace] 600k; Fabian Wilnis [Released]; Nick Colgan [Sunderland] Free; Billy Clarke [Darlington] Loan; Chris Casement [Hamilton] Loan; Matt Richards [Brighton HA] Loan; Dan Harding [Southend Utd] Loan.

Norwich City

IN: Omar Koroma [Portsmouth] Loan; Arturo Lupoli [Fiorentina] Loan; Jonathan Grounds [Middlesbrough] Loan; John Kennedy [Celtic] Loan; Ryan Bertrand [Chelsea] Loan; Elliot Omozusi [Fulham] Loan; Troy Archibald Henville [Spurs] Loan; Dejan Stefanovic [Fulham] Undisc.; David Bell [Luton Town] Undisc.; Stuart Nelson [Leyton Orient] Free.

OUT: Steve Arnold [Released]; Darren Huckerby [Released]; Jason Shackell [Wolves] £1m; Rossi Jarvis [Luton Town] Free; Michael Spillane [Luton Town] Loan; Chris Martin [Luton Town] Loan; Andrew Cave Brown [Leyton Orient] Loan.

Nottingham Forest

IN: Andy Cole [Sunderland] Free; Lee Martin [Manchester United] Loan; Paul Anderson [Liverpool] Loan; Robert Earnshaw [Derby County] £2.6; Guy Moussi [Angers] Free; Joe Garner [Carlisle United] £1.1m.

OUT: Junior Agogo [Zamalek] Undisc.

Plymouth Argyle

IN: Jason Puncheon [Barnet] 250k; Karl Duguid [Colchester Utd] Free; Simon Walton [QPR] Undisc.; Chris Barker [QPR] Undisc.; Graham Stack [Reading] Free; Paul Gallagher [Blackburn Rovers] Loan; Craig Cathcart [Manchester United] Loan.

OUT: Nadjim Abdou [Millwall] Free; Peter Halmosi [Hull City] £2m; Lilian Nalis [Swindon Town] Free.

Preston North End

IN: Jon Parkin [Stoke City] Loan; Barry Nicholson [Aberdeen] Undisc.; Michael Hart [Aberdeen] Undisc.; Stephen Elliott [Wolves] P/Exchange; Ross Wallace [Sunderland] Loan.

OUT: Kevin Nicholls [Luton Town] Free; Matt Hill [Wolves] P/Exchange
Queens Park Rangers

IN: Kaspars Gorkss [Blackpool] P/Exchange; Gavin Mahon [WATFORD] Free; Peter Ramage [Newcastle Utd] Free; Radek Cerny [Spurs] Free; Samuel Di Carmine [Fiorentina] Loan; Emmanuel Jorge Ledesman [Genoa] Loan; Daniel Parejo [Real Madrid] Loan; Lee Cook [Fulham] Loan; Matteo Alberti [Chievo Verona] Undisc.

OUT: Jake Cole [Oxford] Loan; Chris Barker and Simon Walton [Plymouth Argyle] Undisclosed; Daniel Nardiello [Blackpool] Free; Zesh Rehman [Blackpool] Loan.


IN: Noel Hunt [Dundee Utd] 600k.; Chris Armstrong [Sheff Utd] 500k.

OUT: Graham Stack [Plymouth] Loan; Dave Kitson [Stoke] £5m; Aaron Brown [Yeovil] Free; Nicky Shorey [Aston Villa] £3.5m; John Oster [Crystal Palace] Free.

Sheffield United

IN: Darius Henderson [WATFORD] £2m; Greg Halford [Sunderland] Loan; Sun Jihai [Man City] Free; Dave Cotterill [Wigan Athletic] Free.

OUT: Ryan Creswell [Bury] Free; Chris Lucketti [Huddersfield Town] Free; Rob Hulse [Derby County[ £1.75m; Luton Shelton [Valagrena] £1m; Chris Armstrong [Reading] 500k; Michael Tonge [Stoke City] Undisc.

Sheffield Wednesday

IN: James O'Connor [Burnley] Free; Jimmy Smith [Chelsea] Loan; Tony McMahon [Middlesbrough] Loan.

OUT: Rob Burch [Released]; Burton O'Brien [Released].

IN: Chris Perry [Luton Town] Free; Anthony Pulis [Stoke City] Loan; Tommy Forecast [Spurs] Nominal; Thomas Pekhart [Spurs] Loan; Paul Wotton [Plymouth Argyle] Free; Morgan Schneiderlin [Strasbourg] £1.2m; Jack Cork [Chelsea] Free; Lee Holmes [Derby County] Free.

OUT: Grzegorz Rasiak [WATFORD] Loan; Michael Poke [Torquay Utd] Free; Jermaine Wright [Blackpool] Free; Andrew Davies [Stoke City] Free; Marek Saganowski [Aalborg] Free; Youssef Safri [Qutar Sports Club] Free.

Swansea City

IN: Albert Serran [Espanyol] 80k; Stefan Morrison [WBA] Free; Febian Brandy [Manchester United] Loan; Jordi Gomez [Espanyol] Loan;

OUT: Steven Watt [Released], Andy Robinson [Leeds Utd] Free; Darryl Way [Released]; Darryl Duffy [Bristol Rovers] 100k.


IN: Jon Harley [Burnley] Free; Grzegorz Rasiak [Soton] Loan.

OUT: Junior Osborne, Alex Campana; Gavin Mahon, Jordan Stewart [Released]; Moses Ashikodi [Hereford Utd] Loan; Nathan Ellington [Derby County] Loan; Steve Kabba [Blackpool] Loan; Matt Jackson [Retired]; Danny Shittu [Bolton Wanderers] £2m; Darius Henderson [Sheff Utd} £2m.

Wolverhampton Wanderers

IN: Richard Stearman [Leicester City] 750k; Chris Iwelumno [Charlton Athletic] Undisc.; Jason Shackell [Norwich City] £1m; Matt Hill [Preston North End] P/Exchange.

OUT: Freddy Eastwood [Coventry City] £1.2m; Stephen Elliott [Preston North End] P/Exchange; Rob Edwards [Blackpool] Free; Jay Bothroyd [Cardiff City] 300k; Charlie Mulgrew [Aberdeen] 150k; Seyi George Olofinjana [Stoke City] £1.5m; Keith Lowe [Released]; Martin Riley [Released].S

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Date:Tuesday September 2 2008

Time: 12:52PM

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always thought our squad was small before the outgoings, glad i am not a manager! good luck aidy
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