Spurs sign Dutch winger Bergwijn from PSV

Spurs sign Dutch winger Bergwijn from PSV
FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Europa League - Group D - Sporting CP v PSV Eindhoven - Estadio Jose Alvalade, Lisbon, Portugal - November 28, 2019 PSV Eindhoven's Steven Bergwijn reacts REUTERS/Pedro Nunes

In Summary

  • Spurs did not disclose Bergwijn's transfer fee, which British daily The Guardian put at 30 million euros (£25.3 million)
  • The 22-year-old attacking midfielder, who has nine Dutch caps, has been part of three Eredivisie title-winning squad at PSV, and scored 31 goals in 149 appearances

Tottenham Hotspur have signed Netherlands forward Steven Bergwijn from PSV Eindhoven on a contract that will run until 2025.

Bergwijn, 22, has played 16 times for PSV in the Dutch Eredivisie this season, scoring five goals.

He bolsters Spurs boss Jose Mourinho’s options in attack with England striker Harry Kane out with a long-term hamstring injury.

Bergwijn came through the PSV ranks and made his first-team debut at 17.

He scored 31 goals in 149 appearances for the Dutch club and won three league titles.

The forward has also earned nine caps for the Dutch national side.

-Report by BBC

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