From Matic to Morata and Lukaku... here is EPL ultimate transfer XI

It was a rather remarkable transfer deadline day, with one club deciding against selling their star who will turn into a free transfer next summer for £60million.
There was also talk of a Championship club spending up to £20m on a striker, and Borussia Dortmund spent £8m on a 17-year-old called Jadon Sancho who fancied out of Manchester City.
Here, with all eyes on the Premier League, Sportsmail has taken a look at an XI of EPL ultimate transfers from the summer window.

GK EDERSON (Benfica to Manchester City, £35m)

Jordan Pickford moved to Everton from Sunderland in a highly-anticipated £30m move, but Manchester City’s capture of Ederson has caught the eye here.
Pep Guardiola was desperate to capture Ederson, having decided against trusting anyone else he had. Among those was Joe Hart, who has joined West Ham on loan. The England No 1 kept a clean sheet against Malta… but has conceded 10 goals in the Premier League so far this season.

RB KYLE WALKER  (Tottenham to Manchester City, £54m)

An expensive signing and one that raised eyebrows. Kyle Walker left Tottenham for a Premier League rival and the right-back has had a complicated start to life at City.
The England international was sent off for a second yellow card against Everton and has competition from Danilo, who signed from Real Madrid for £26.5m. A special mention also for Serge Aurier, who signed for Tottenham from Paris Saint-Germain for £23m.

CB MICHAEL KEANE (Burnley to Everton, £30m)

Michael Keane has been thrown straight into the mix by Everton manager Ronald Koeman. The 24-year-old beats the likes of Mamadou Sakho (Liverpool to Crystal Palace, £26m) and Harry Maguire (Hull to Leicester, £17m) here.
He also beats Victor Lindelof, the £31m Manchester United signing who has yet to make his Premier League debut.

CB ANTONIO RUDIGER (Roma to Chelsea, £31m)

Chelsea’s new man in the middle cost £31m but had a few fans scratching their heads when he signed. They have since found out why he is so highly rated.
The 24-year-old Germany international has beaten all of the above to our XI. His Premier League record so far is two wins and one loss, having played 90 minutes in each match.

LB BENJAMIN MENDY (Monaco to Manchester City, £52m)

One of Manchester City’s Monaco acquisitions whose £52m cost stood out. Kieran Gibbs (Arsenal to West Brom, £7m) and Sead Kolasinac (Schalke to Arsenal, free) weren’t going to win the race in this position in the Premier League.
Mendy’s single appearance so far this season has been against Bournemouth. Quite the baptism of fire that was for the France international.

RW BERNARDO SILVA (Monaco to Manchester City, £43m)

A classy-looking player for Manchester City who has impressed in his first three Premier League appearances.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who secured a £40m move to Liverpool from Arsenal, was a close second but the England international misses out. Leicester’s Riyad Mahrez also appears to hope he featured here too, having been ‘spotted’ in Paris and Barcelona’s airports, but he stays put.

M GYLFI SIGURDSSON (Swansea to Everton, £45m)

It was tempting to say Renato Sanches, the former Manchester United target who has joined Swansea on loan from Bayern Munich.
Yet we will go for Gylfi Sigurdsson, who signed for Everton for £45m then proceeded to score a wonder-goal from 57 yards against Hajduk Split in the Europa League. Iceland international Sigurdsson cost a pretty penny but plenty are tipping him to prove a bargain.

M NEMANJA MATIC (Chelsea to Manchester United, £40m)

One of the questions of season has been: why did Chelsea sell such an influential player to a Premier League rival? Matic cost £40m when he left for Manchester United, though the 29-year-old seems exactly the type of signing that Jose Mourinho was after.
Davinson Sanchez (Ajax to Tottenham, £42m) and Tiemoue Bakayoko (Monaco to Chelsea, £40m) miss out here in midfield.

LW MOHAMED SALAH (Roma to Liverpool, £39m)

Had Alexis Sanchez made his £60m move to Manchester City, then he would have had this spot to himself. Unfortunately for him and City, it didn’t work out.
As a result, our left winger is Mohamed Salah, who has scored twice in three Premier League matches. Salah was ridiculed for his time at Chelsea but now seems to be hitting his stride at Liverpool.

ST ROMELU LUKAKU (Everton to Manchester United, £75m)

Romelu Lukaku was heading for Chelsea from January onward… then all of a sudden he signed for Manchester United.
The £75m purchase may not have been the Premier League club’s first choice – Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann was their initial target – but he is hardly a bad Plan B.
Lukaku has scored three times in the Premier League so far this season and also bagged a hat-trick for Belgium against Gibraltar. All is going well for him so far.

ST ALVARO MORATA (Real Madrid to Chelsea, £70m)

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has shown faith in Alvaro Morata, while the Diego Costa saga continues.
Morata scored against Burnley and Everton this season, and has shown signs of why he has Real Madrid and Juventus on his CV. Roll on September 9, when the Premier League will return and Morata will aim to lead Chelsea against Leicester away.
Source: All Football

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