Tottenham confirm signing of winger Bryan Gil, with Erik Lamela heading to Sevilla as part of the deal
Bryan Gil has signed a five-year deal after making the move from Sevilla to Tottenham Hotspur. As part of the deal, Erik Lamela has departed Spurs for a fresh start in Spain. The Argentina international, who famously scored a rabona goal against Arsenal, has inked a three-year agreement with the Liga side.
Bryan Gil of Spain during the International Friendly match between Spain v Lithuania at the Municipal Stadium of Butarque on June 8, 2021 in Leganes Spain
Spurs fans will now shift their attentions to Harry Kane, and whether the club can persuade their captain and talisman to remain at the club.
The addition of Gil provides club chief Daniel Levy with a bargaining chip, as Gil is well capable of crafting chances for Kane.
Gil was extremely impressive during a loan spell at Eibar last term, despite their relegation, and will look to bring a similar level of form to north London.
Lamela departs the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium after eight years with the club.
The Argentina forward suffered with a lack of consistency, but was capable of the spectacular and will be remembered for his outrageous rabona goal against Arsenal in March, a game he was later sent off in.
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