The football federations in the European continent announced the opening and closing dates for the winter transfer market for the year 2021, and clubs can make immediate or postponed deals until the summer.
Some clubs will seek to enter the “Winter Mercato” aggressively to sign new players and strengthen their ranks to return to competition for local and continental titles.
The winter “Mercato” dates differ in the five major European leagues:
The start with the English Premier League, which will start with the beginning of the new year on January 2, and will continue until the beginning of February.
The doors of the Spanish Mercato will open on January 4 next year, while the doors will be closed on February 1.
In Italy, the situation is similar, as the winter Mercato starts on January 4 and will continue until the end of the month, specifically on January 31.
The German and French leagues are similar in the date of the opening of the winter transfer window, which will be on January 2, and will continue until February 1.