Brighton Transfer News: Brazilian star signing breaks club-record

In today’s Brighton transfer news – João Pedro transfers from Watford, Milner is close to a deal  & much more.

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Brighton transfer news – João Pedro joins on a 5-year contract

The first signing of the next season is already here. The Brazilian forward João Pedro has joined from Championship side Watford, signing a five-year contract running until June 2028. The transfer broke the club record of £30m fee and is the first deal for the next season. At Watford, João Pedro arrived in the 2019/20 winter window and is showing a brilliant season at the Championship, scoring 11 goals and giving 4 assists.

Brighton transfer news – Milner close to a one-year deal

James Milner is set to Liverpool next season, after 8 seasons for the Reds. An agreement between Milner and Brighton is getting closer as discussions continue regarding the offer of a one-year deal. The midfielder can bring a lot of experience and versatility to De Zerbi’s team and is a choice of free transfer as his contract with Liverpool is close to expiring.

Brighton transfer news – Mac Allister is not set to join Liverpool

The speculation about the World Cup winner moving out increased since the beginning of the year and the link with Liverpool began when the team pulled out from the race to sign Jude Bellingham. But according to The Athletic journalist Andy Naylor,  there wasn’t proper contact between the two clubs.

What do you make of today’s Brighton transfer news?