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20 Most Economically Efficient Summer Transfer Window Signings
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You don’t need to spend big for quality because here are the 20 most economically efficient summer transfer window signings.

These are the players who were signed for bargain-basement transfer fees, and have exceeded expectations.

Loan deals have been excluded from the article. This list isn’t exhaustive, so please comment below with your suggestions.

For what it’s worth, here are the last five players cut from this list:


21. Steed Malbranque (Lyon; signed as a free agent)

22. Kevin Trapp (Eintracht Frankfurt; signed from Kaiserslautern for €1.5 million)

23. Roman Neustädter (Schalke; signed from Borussia Mönchengladbach on a free transfer)

24. Fabian Giefer (Fortuna Düsseldorf; signed from Bayer Leverkusen for €400,000)

25. Lex Immers (Feyenoord; signed from ADO Den Haag for €900,000)

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