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Done deal: Spurs complete defensive deal with Bundesliga side

Milos VeljkovicTottenham Hotspur fans in the Transfer Tavern have seen Mauricio Pochettino complete another piece of transfer business, as their pints today were interrupted by an official confirmation of a deal.

German side Werder Bremen have confirmed that they have signed Tottenham Hotspur defender Milos Veljkovic, with the U20 World Cup winner signing a four-year contract. A statement read:

“SV Werder are delighted to announce a further acquisition in the transfer market. Milos Veljkovic has signed a contract at the Weser until 30/06/2019 from Tottenham Hotspur’s U21 side.”

In addition, the German side’s chief executive Thomas Eichin added:

“We have been monitoring Milos for a long time now and are pleased that he has now joined. This is an investment for the future.”

20-year-old Veljkovic found things difficult at Tottenham following his arrival in 2011 and has spent time on-loan with Middlesbrough and Charlton Athletic, whilst failing to make the grade at the North London side.

Our landlord is surprise a permanent exit has been approved and instead expected any exit would be on a temporary loan basis.

Spurs fans, do you need signings before tonight’s deadline? Let us know in the comments below!

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