Definition of transfer list in English:

transfer list

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British

noun

  • A soccer or rugby club’s list of players available for transfer.
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    • The 23-year-old midfielder has been on the transfer list since 2001, however he still played a major part in their survival last season.
    • You'll not be caught with a player on the transfer list for over a year here.
    • He's still on the transfer list but it's not a big deal because if anyone came in for him, and no one has, we wouldn't sell him.

verb

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  • (transfer-list) [with object] Make (a player) available for transfer: the striker was fined and transfer-listed (as adjective transfer-listed) the transfer-listed goalkeeper
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    • A player who was transfer-listed during his time there and had to continually prove his worth, he was also part of the squad which was forced to accept wage cuts last year.
    • Hundreds of players have been transfer-listed across all clubs in an effort to reduce their wage bills, which can be astronomical in some lower divisions.
    • It is to that end that he expects to keep the seven players he transfer-listed last month, even though the transfer deadline does not apply to Championship clubs.

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