Striker exchange perfect: Bryan Gil moves to Tottenham Hotspur. In return, Erik Lamela joins Sevilla FC. The Andalusians also get a rumored transfer fee of 25 million euros.
The swap has been underway for a few days, now it’s perfect. The Spurs grab Gil, a talented left winger from Sevilla FC. The 20-year-old is signing long-term in London until 2026. In addition to Erik Lamela, the Spurs are transferring 25 million euros to Sevilla FC. The Spurs fans have to wait a little longer for the arrival of the new winger. Gil is currently part of the Spanish Olympic team that will compete in the Tokyo Games. The Iberians are one of the top favorites for the title.
Lamela, as an exchange partner in the deal, on the other hand, will leave Spurs after eight years. The 29-year-old Argentine has signed in Seville until 2024. The 25-time national player played for Tottenham in a total of 257 competitive games. He scored 37 goals and 47 assists.
While Sevilla can look forward to an internationally experienced striker plus a decent transfer fee, the Spurs grab one of the most talented offensive youngsters from Spain in Gil. The 20-year-old played in 28 league games last season and impressed with four goals and three assists. Gil’s market value is now estimated at 30 million euros.