BREAKING Premier League clubs vote to return to longer summer transfer window
Premier League clubs have voted to return to a longer summer transfer window – meaning it will remain open until September 1.
QscU">window closed before the start of the 2019-20 season, but will now go back to how it was prior to this season.
Clubs have also voted for the window to close at 5pm, rather than 11pm.
A Premier League statement said: “At a Shareholders’ Meeting today, Premier League clubs voted to adopt a change to the Summer Transfer Window closing date for season 2020/21.
“This will move the closing date back to the traditional point at the end of August/early September.
“The 2020 closing date will therefore be 17:00 BST on 1 September (31 August 2020 being a UK Bank Holiday).
“Clubs agreed after discussing the topic at length at previous Shareholders’ Meetings.”