PSV reached an agreement with Tottenham Hotspur on Monday evening about the transfer of Steven Bergwijn for 30 million euros plus bonuses. The last days of the transfer period seem to be busy for the club, which reportedly bid on Patrick van Aanholt and hopes to sell Gastón Pereiro.
De Telegraaf and the Eindhovens Dagblad report Tuesday morning that Tottenham is paying PSV 30 million and 2 million bonuses for Bergwijn. With the upcoming transfer, the attacker will end a few turbulent days.
Bergwijn was missing in PSV's selection for the home game against FC Twente (1-1) on Sunday. He called trainer Ernest Faber in the morning to say he wanted to make a transfer to Tottenham and already traveled to London.
That action to bad reactions from PSV fans. Bergwijn then posted a video on Instagram in which he explained that he had not refused to play for PSV.
Bergwijn was taken over by Ajax at the age of thirteen from Ajax, which benefited from the transfer through a training allowance of around 150,000 euros. The now 22-year-old attacker won the Dutch championship three times with PSV and played 112 league matches in which he made 29 hits.
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'PSV offers on Van Aanholt'
According to the Eindhovens Dagblad , PSV made a bid for Crystal Palace on Tuesday of 7 million euros for Patrick van Aanholt. The 29-year-old left back has been a regular base player for years with the current number eleven of the Premier League.
The ten-time international of Orange already played for PSV in the youth. His contract in London runs until the summer of 2021.
In addition, PSV hopes to say goodbye to Pereiro in the coming days, who, like Bergwijn, will not attend the training in Eindhoven on Tuesday. The club is talking to the Italian Cagliari about the Uruguayan attacking midfielder, who said goodbye to his teammates on Tuesday, according to Eindhovens Dagblad .
Earlier this transfer period, PSV already reached an agreement with Pere Cincinnati on FC Cincinnati, but the 24-year-old player and his agent did not work with the American club of trainer Ron Jans. Pereiro's contract will expire this summer. PSV therefore wants to get rid of him and leaves Pereiro out of the selection during the last few weeks.
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