Spurs confirm permanent departures as new season draws closer

By Ciaran McGrath in Football

WITH pre-season training underway, Spurs have confirmed a number of departures from the club - with Kyle Walker transferring to Manchester City for a deal rumoured to be worth in excess of £50 million.

The 27-year-old - signed from Sheffield United in 20 in a double deal with also brought namesake Kyle Naughton to the club.

After loans to QPR and Aston Villa, the Yorkshireman forced his way into the first team reckoning and has made more than 200 appearances for the Lilywhites, scoring four goals, as well as earning 27 England caps.

Tottenham have also reached agreements with Roma and Marseille respectively for the permanent transfers of loanees Federico Fazio and Clinton N’Jie.

A club statement said: "We wish Kyle well for the future."

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