Out of contract in 2024: The best free agents available on a Bosman

Carlo Garganese
Carlo Garganese
  • Updated: 19 Jun 2024 15:40 BST
  • 5 min read
Memphis Depay, Oranje

There is now just over a fortnight to go until European footballers on expiring deals see their contracts run out in July 2024.

All such players are able to negotiate a Bosman Transfer to a new club ahead of a potential free transfer move.

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The biggest name who was available for a free transfer was Kylian Mbappe, the PSG superstar regarded by many as the best player in the world.

On June 3 it was announced that Mbappe is joining Real Madrid on a Bosman Transfer from PSG.

READ MORE: Out of contract in 2025: The best free agents available on a Bosman

In the Premier League there are some massive names leaving their clubs. Chelsea have already announced that Thiago Silva is leaving the club after four brilliant years to join Fluminense. They have replaced him with another free transfer as Tosin Adarabioyo arrived from Fulham.

Man Utd will release Raphael Varane, Anthony Martial and Jonny Evans, Liverpool will offload Thiago Alcantara, Joel Matip and Adrian, while Eric Dier and Ivan Perisic will leave Tottenham.

Lloyd Kelly of Bournemouth, meanwhile, will join Newcastle on a free transfer.

In Spain, Real Madrid legend Toni Kroos will retire, while Luka Modric is on an expiring deal. The Croatian wants to stay on for another year. Nacho will depart after spending his whole career at the Santiago Bernabeu.

Barcelona, meanwhile, have confirmed that Marcos Alonso will leave the club, while Atletico Madrid are set to lose Mario Hermoso and Memphis Depay. Gabriel Paulista has joined Besiktas. Athletic Bilbao legend Iker Munain has announced he will leave the club on a free transfer.

In Italy, Adrien Rabiot and Piotr Zielinski are the standout stars who will be available for nothing. Rabiot could now stay at Juventus. But Zielinski will join Inter on a free transfer. Mehdi Taremi of Porto will also move to Inter on a free transfer.

Lazio winger Felipe Anderson's free transfer to Palmeiras has been confirmed as the Brazilian rejected a move to Juventus to return to his home country.

AC Milan's Olivier Giroud has announced he is leaving on a free transfer to join LAFC in MLS. Simon Kjaer has also confirmed he is leaving Milan. A whole host of players will leave Serie A champions Inter, including Juan Cuadrado, Alexis Sanchez and Davy Klaassen.

In Germany, Mats Hummels and Marco Reus are two veteran legends who will leave Borussia Dortmund.

In France, aside from Mbappe, PSG will also lose Keylor Navas, Layvin Kurzawa and Sergio Rico.

READ MORE: Free agents: The best players available on a Bosman Transfer

Which players are out of contract and available on a Bosman in 2024?

FootballTransfers has compiled a list of the best free agents available in 2024.

One thing to consider is that clubs have been able to negotiate with these players freely since January.

Premier League expiring contracts in 2024

Joel Matip will leave Liverpool
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Thiago Silva (Chelsea)- JOINING FLUMINENSE ON JULY 1

Raphael Varane (Man Utd)

Lloyd Kelly (Bournemouth)- JOINING NEWCASTLE ON JULY 1

Tosin Adarabioyo (Fulham)- JOINING CHELSEA ON JULY 1

Andre Gomes (Everton)

Anthony Martial (Man Utd)

Joel Matip (Liverpool)

Thiago Alcantara (Liverpool)

Chris Wood (Nottingham Forest)

Vladimir Coufal (West Ham)

Michail Antonio (West Ham)

Mohamed Elneny (Arsenal)

Cedric Soares (Arsenal)

Dele Alli (Everton)

Willian (Fulham)

Jonny Evans (Man Utd)

La Liga expiring contracts in 2024

Will Modric leave Real Madrid at last?
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Mario Hermoso (Atletico Madrid)

Guido Rodriquez (Real Betis)

Memphis Depay (Atletico Madrid)

Toni Kroos (Real Madrid)- RETIRING AFTER EURO 2024

Alex Berenguer (Athletic Bilbao)

Bertrand Traore (Villarreal)

Luka Modric (Real Madrid)

Juan Miranda (Real Betis)

Iker Muniain (Athletic Bilbao

Lucas Vazquez (Real Madrid)

Nacho (Real Madrid)

Marcos Alonso (Barcelona)

Sergi Roberto (Barcelona)

Erik Lamela (Sevilla)

Sergio Ramos (Sevilla)

Dani Parejo (Villarreal)

Gabriel (Atletico Madrid)- JOINING BESIKTAS ON JULY 1

Serie A expiring contracts in 2024

Adrien Rabiot is out of contract again in 2024
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Adrien Rabiot (Juventus)

Piotr Zielinski (Napoli) - JOINING INTER ON JULY 1

Daichi Kamada (Lazio)

Felipe Anderson (Lazio) - JOINING PALMEIRAS ON JULY 1

Leonardo Spinazzola (Roma)

Rui Patricio (Roma)

Stefano Sensi (Inter)

Davy Klaassen (Inter)

Juan Cuadrado (Inter)

Alexis Sanchez (Inter)

Gaetano Castrovilli (Fiorentina)

Luka Jovic (Milan)

Olivier Giroud (Milan) - JOINING LAFC ON JULY 1

Simon Kjaer (Milan)

Giacomo Bonaventura (Fiorentina)

Pablo Mari (Monza)

Roberto Gagliardini (Monza)

Alex Sandro (Juventus)

Roberto Pereyra (Udinese)

READ MORE: What are the biggest Bosman transfers in football history?

Bundesliga expiring contracts in 2024

Choupo-Moting will leave Bayern
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Leandro Barreiro (Mainz) JOINING BENFICA ON JULY 1

Marius Wolf (Borussia Dortmund)

Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund)

Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund)

Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting (Bayern)

Koen Casteels (Wolfsburg) - JOINING Al-QUADSIAH ON JULY 1

Ligue 1 expiring contracts in 2024

Mbappe has left PSG for Real Madrid on a free.
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Wissam Ben Yedder (Monaco)

Pape Gueye (Marseille)

Yusuf Yazici (Lille)

Keylor Navas (PSG)

Layvin Kurzawa (PSG)

Sergio Rico (PSG)

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