Steven Bergwijn joins Tottenham from PSV for £25m

Steven Bergwijn joins Tottenham from PSV for £25m

- Steven Bergwijn has officially been announced as a Tottenham player

- The 22-year-old joined the Premier League club from Eredivisie side PSV

- The Dutch winger could be handed a start against Manchester City

Steven Bergwijn has completed a January move to Tottenham for a fee of £25million from PSV with the winger putting pen to paper on a deal until 2025.

The Premier League club have announced the move as the Netherlands international is set to work under Jose Mourinho.

Bergwijn missed PSV's 1-1 draw against Twente to complete the move to the north London club few days before deadline.

The 22-year-old has scored five goals and created ten assists in 16 matches for the Eredivisie side this campaign and also in the Champions League group .

He played against Spurs last season in their 2-1 loss to the London club in the elite competition.

And despite signing a new four-year deal with the Dutch outfit, Tottenham's offer was too strong to turn down.

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The youngster will now wear Christian Eriksen's No.23 shirt after the Danish midfielder left for Inter Milan.

Spurs confirmed the transfer: "We are happy to announce the signing of Steven Bergwijn from Eredivisie side PSV Eindhoven.

"Steven has signed a dealwith the club that will run until 2025 and will wear the number 23 shirt."

Bergwijn is now Tottenham's third signing of the season after bringing Gedson Fernandez on loan from Benfica and making Giovani Lo Celso sign a permanent deal.

He could making his debut against Man City at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium at the weekend.

Mourinho's men are currently sixth in the table behind Man United and Chelsea as they continue to chase a top four finish.

Tottenham will face Southampton shortly after the winter break in a 4th Round FA Cup replay on 5 February.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Sporting Lisbon skipper, Bruno Fernandes, has hinted he had his sights set on a move to the Premier League.

The admission comes just hours after Man United reportedly finally reached a deal with his club to sign him.

Legit.ng also stated that Aston Villa are through to the Carabao Cup final following a 2-1 win over Leicester City at Villa Park on Tuesday, January 28.

Matt Target and Trezeguet got the goals for the Villans while Kelechi Iheanacho scored Leicester's equalizer on the night.

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Source: Legit.ng

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