Done Deals of the day including Llorente, Djilobodji, Flanagan and more

Another day is over in the summer transfer window of 2016. The likes of Swansea City and Sunderland made some significant signings while Arsenal fans continued ruing the lack of transfer activity at their club.

Here are the major done deals of August 5.

In the major transfer news of the day, Swansea City announced the signing of Spanish striker Fernando Llorente from La Liga club Sevilla. The 31-year-old, who was a part of the Spain national team that won 2012 Euro Cup, has signed a two-year deal with the Wales club.

 

Sunderland have completed the signing of defender Papy Djilobodji from Chelsea in a £8m.The 27-year-old centre-back signed for the Blues last summer, but failed to make a single league appearance and was sent to Werder Bremen on a loan move in January. He has signed a four-year deal with the Black Cats.

 

Watford defender Allan Nyom has signed a new four-year deal with the Hornets. The 28-year-old Cameroon international was a constant presence in the Hornets’ first-team last season as he made 32 league appearances.

 

Burnley have signed Liverpool defender Jon Flanagan on a season-long loan. The highly-rated Reds’ Academy product has struggled with injuries in recent years. The 23-year-old will be looking to a regular dose of the first-team action with Sean Dyche’s side next season.

 

Liverpool midfielder Allan Rodrigues has joined German side Hertha Berlin on a season-long loan deal. The 19-year-old Brazilian, who signed from Internacional last summer, spent time on loan spells with Finnish side SJK and Belgian club Sint-Truidense last season.

 

Middlesbrough defender Dani Ayala has committed his future to the club. The 25-year-old Spaniard has signed a new four-year contract with the Boro that will keep him at the club until 2020. The former Liverpool player made 27 league appearances for the Boro last season.

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