Forest added the 29th player to their ranks since the summer by signing experienced centre-back Felipe on an 18-month-deal. The 33-year-old has been in and around some of the best teams in Europe for the majority of his career. Felipe has been heavily out of favour this season, making only four appearances in all competitions so far. During the only Champions League game he took part in, he was sent off after receiving two yellow cards.
"We should like to thank Matt for his service and wish him well for the future." Doherty's departure was set to be a loan but that would have taken Tottenham up to nine players out on loan and FIFA's limit is eight. The Republic of Ireland full-back made 71 appearances for Spurs after joining from Wolves in August 2020.
Chelsea has already spent more in the January transfer window — around $225 million — than every club in the top leagues in Spain, Italy, Germany and France combined. The London team might not be finished. The final day of the window was another busy one for Chelsea and its new American ownership, with the club reportedly close to signing Argentina midfielder Enzo Fernandez from Benfica for a British-record fee of 105 million pounds ($130 million) after selling Jorginho to Premier League leader