Tottenham Hotspur’s Argentinian midfielder Giovani Lo Celso controls the ball in the course of the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Norwich City on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, on January 22, 2020. Adrian DENNIS / AFP
Tottenham have exercised their choice to convert the mortgage signing of Giovani Lo Celso from Real Betis right into a everlasting deal, the Premier League membership introduced on Tuesday.
The Argentine midfielder joined Spurs in August on mortgage however has now signed a contract for a reported payment of round £27 million ($35 million), conserving him on the membership till 2025.
“We are delighted to announce that we have exercised the option to convert the loan of Giovani Lo Celso from Real Betis Balompie to a permanent transfer,” Spurs stated in an announcement on their web site.
“The midfielder has produced impressive performances after establishing himself in the team following a hip injury which restricted his playing time in the early part of his loan at the club.”
The former Paris Saint-Germain participant has made 20 appearances for Spurs this season, scoring two objectives.
Tottenham additionally confirmed the departure of Christian Eriksen after the settlement was reached with Inter Milan for the sale of the Denmark worldwide.
“We wish Christian well for the future,” the membership stated.
Jose Mourinho’s aspect are at the moment sixth within the Premier League, six factors behind fourth-placed Chelsea.