Spurs, PSV agree deal for Bergwijn

Spurs, PSV agree deal for Bergwijn

"We are delighted to announce the signing of Steven Bergwijn from Eredivisie side PSV Eindhoven".

Bergwijn made his debut with PSV Eindhoven on August 2014 when he was 17 years old. When I was a young boy I looked up to a coach like Jose Mourinho, now I play for him. He wished me success and everything went great.

Bergwijn has has been at PSV since 2011, when he joined their youth set-up from Ajax.

Bergwijn, a Netherlands global, has been a revelation for the Eredivisie side over the past three seasons, scoring 27 league goals and setting up another 29.

News of Spurs' move for the Netherlands worldwide first emerged on Sunday, though he is a player they have monitored over the last few years.

"Koeman has lost Memphis Depay to a cruciate knee ligament injury, and he still has Bergwijn who can do damage as a striker, a left-winger". He is capable of playing in a host of attacking positions.

José Mourinho has already brought in Gedson Fernandes on loan with an option to buy and signed Giovani Lo Celso on a pemanent deal as he seeks to guide Spurs to a top-four finish in the Premier League.

Analysis: How good is Bergwijn? He has contributed six goals and 13 assists in 29 appearances in all competitions.

There are few days left before the winter transfer window closes and Tottenham still needs to make at least one more signing. Transfer Talk then follows at midday delivering analysis of the biggest stories.

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