Loans dominate transfer deadline
The transfer deadline day in Europe failed to throw any surprises and was consumed mostly by loan transfers, with Celtic and Fulham making the most noise.
Fulham completed the signing of Nicky Shorey on loan from Aston Villa until the end of the season. Villa boss Martin O'Neill recalled the England international from his loan at Coca-Cola Championship side Nottingham Forest last week. The Cottagers have the option to make the transfer permanent should Shorey impress boss Roy Hodgson. Celtic signed Diomansy Kamara on loan from Fulham.
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