Chelsea lead the way: The top 20 most expensive transfers of the summer – in pictures

Premier League clubs responsible for 11 of the biggest deals

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The European football summer transfer window closed on Monday night as clubs across the continent finalised their squads for the 2020/21 season.

The onset of the coronavirus pandemic, and the subsequent lockdown it caused, saw many clubs tighten the purse strings this summer, but there was still plenty of exciting and expensive deals completed.

The photo gallery above looks at the 20 most expensive transfers of the 2020/21 summer window. All figures provided by

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