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All Summer 2008 Bundesliga Transfers



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All German Bundesliga transfers going through in the summer of 2008 are on this page. For our transfer rumours column, see our transfer news section.

This page is updated frequently, so if you find a transfer not listed here, put it in the comments and we’ll add it. This page lists Bundesliga clubs only, and confirmed transfers only.

Last Updated: 1 September 2008

1. FC Koln

In: Pierre Wome (undisclosed, Werder Bremen), Miso Brecko (free, Hamburg SV), Ishiaku Manasseh (undisclosed, Duisburg)

Out: Alpay Ozalan (released), Salvatore Gambino (released), Patrick Helmes (undisclosed, Bayer Leverkusen)

1899 Hoffenheim

In: Wellington (undisclosed, Internacional)


Arminia Bielefeld

In: Nico Herzog (undisclosed, Alemannia Aachen)


Bayer Leverkusen

In: Patrick Helmes (undisclosed, 1. FC Koln), Thiago Silva (undisclosed, Fluminense), Constant Djakpa (€1.4 mil, Pandurri), Renato Augusto (undisclosed, Flamengo)

Out: Sergej Barbarez (released), Carsten Ramelow (retiring)

Bayern Munich Transfers

In: Tim Borowski (free, Werder Bremen), Hans-Jorg Butt (free, Benfica), Massimo Oddo (loan, AC Milan)

Out: Oliver Kahn (retiring), Marcell Jansen (€8m, Hamburg SV)

Borussia Dortmund

In: Felipe Santana (€2 mil, Figueirense), Tamas Hajnal (€1.3 mil, Karlsruhe), Neven Subotic (unknown, FSV Mainz 05), Lee Young-Pyo (undisclosed, Tottenham)

Out: Philipp Degen (free, Liverpool), Steven Pienaar (permanent deal, Everton), Christian Woms (released), Alexander Bade (released)

Borussia M’Gladbach

In: Jean-Sebastien Jaures (free, Auxerre), Karim Matmour (undisclosed, SC Freiburg)

Out: Kasper Bogelund (released), Eugen Polanski (free, Getafe)

Eintracht Frankfurt

In: Umit Korkmaz (undisclosed, Rapid Vienna), Nikos Liberopoulos (free, AEK Athens), Zlatan Bajramovic (free, Schalke 04)

Out: Markus Weissenberger (unknown, LASK Linz), Sotiris Krygiakos (undisclosed, AEK Athens)

Energie Cottbus

In: Cagdas Atan (undisclosed, Trabzonspor), Savo Pavicevic (undisclosed, Vojvodina), Gabriel Jula (undisclosed, Otelul Galati)


Hamburg SV

In: Dennis Aogo (undisclosed, SC Freiburg), Jonathan Pitropia (undisclosed, SC Freiburg), Luciano Monzon (undisclosed, Boca Juniors), Alex Silva (undisclosed, Sao Paulo), Marcell Jansen (€8m, Bayern Munich), Thiago Neves (undisclosed, Fluminense)

Out: Miso Brecko (free, 1. FC Koln), Rafael Van der Vaart (€13m, Real Madrid)

Hannover 96

In: Jan Schlaudraff (unknown, Bayern Munich), Mikael Forssell (free, Birmingham City), Florian Fromlowitz (undisclosed, Kaiserslautern), Mario Eggimann (undisclosed, Karlsruhe)


Hertha Berlin

In: Marc Stien (unknown, Hansa Rostock), Cicero (loan, Fluminense)

Out: Mineiro (released)


In: Tim Sebastian (undisclosed, Hansa Rostock), Antonio Da Silva (undisclosed, Vfb Stuttgart)

Out: Tamas Hajnal (€1.3 mil, Borussia Dortmund)

Schalke 04

In: Orlando Engelaar (undisclosed, Twente), Jefferson Farfan (€10 mil, PSV Eindhoven)

Out: Soren Larsen (€3.2m, Toulouse), Zlatan Bajramovic (free, Eintracht Frankfurt)

Vfb Stuttgart

In: Jens Lehmann (free, Arsenal), Khalid Boulahrouz (€5m, Chelsea)

Out: Antonio Da Silva (undisclosed, Karlsruhe), Fernando Meira (undisclosed, Galatasaray)

Vfl Bochum

In: Daniel Marcio Fernandes (€1.1 mil, PAOK), Sinan Kaloglu (undisclosed, Bursaspor), Vahid Hashemian (free, Hannover 96), Paul Freier (free, Bayer Leverkusen)


Vfl Wolfsburg

In: Andrea Barzagli (€12 mil, Palermo), Christian Zaccardo (€7 mil, Palermo), Daniel Adlung (undisclosed, Greuther Furth), Alexander Esswein (undisclosed, Kaiserslautern), Zvjezdan Misimovic (undisclosed, Nurnberg), Kevin Wolze (free, Bolton)

Out: Facundo Quiroga (released), Peter Van der Hayden (undisclosed, FSV Mainz 05), Pablo Thiam (retiring), Valdet Roma (undisclosed, FC Ingolstadt), Facundo Quiroga (free, River Plate), Marcelinho (free, Flamengo)

Werder Bremen

In: Sebastian Prodl (undisclosed, Sturm Graz), Claudio Pizarro (loan, Chelsea)

Out: Tim Borowski (free, Bayern Munich), Pierre Wome (undisclosed, 1. FC Koln), Ivan Klasnic (released), Amaury Bischoff (undisclosed, Arsenal)