Pienaar completes Spurs switch

18 January 2011 07:30
Steven Pienaar has completed his move from Everton to Tottenham after signing a four-and-a-half-year contract with the London club. The 28-year-old midfielder passed a medical at Spurs' Chigwell training ground before putting the finishing touches to his transfer for a fee believed to be between £2.5million and £3million. Earlier confirming his destination on his Twitter account, Pienaar said: "To end speculation I am going to Spurs. I've had brilliant years at Everton and it will always be a special place in my heart." He later added: "I can also confirm I'll be jersey number 40."

Source: PA