Summer signings rated: How did Guardiola and Solskjaer do in the transfer window?

Now that the summer transfer window has closed, here is our round up of United and City’s transfers.

Manchester United


Donny van de Beek. Dutch Midfielder. Signed from Ajax for £35m.

Facundo Pellistri. Uruguayan right winger. Signed from Club Atletico Penarol for £9m.

Alex Telles. Brazilian left-back. Signed from Porto for £13.50m.

Edinson Cavani. Uruguayan Striker. Free Agent.

United have also agreed to sign winger Amad Diallo, who will join the team in January.

Dean Henderson returned to join the first team after his loan to Sheffield United. 

OUT: Chris Smalling and Alexis Sánchez made loan moves permanent at Roma and Inter Milan respectively. Andreas Pereira was loaned to Lazio and Diogo Dalot was loaned to AC Milan.

Mancunian Matters rating: 3/5

Manchester City


Ferran Torres. Spanish right winger. Signed from Valencia for £20.70m.

Rúben Dias. Portuguese centre-back. Signed from Benfica for £61.20m.

Nathan Aké. Dutch centre-back. Signed from Bournemouth for £40.77m.

Goalkeeper Zack Steffan returned from loan at Düsseldorf, following Claudio Bravo’s move to Real Betis.

OUT: David Silva to Real Sociedad. Sané moved to Bayern Munich. Nicolás Otamendi to Benfica. Angeliño returned to RP Leipzig on loan. Claudio Bravo to Real Betis.

Mancunian Matters rating: 3.5/5

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