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Tottenham sign Yves Bissouma from Brighton for £25m

Tottenham have sealed the signing of 25-year old Mali midfielder Yves Bissouma from Brighton on a four-year deal worth £25m plus add-ons.

Bissouma made 124 appearances for the Seagulls after joining the club from Lille in July 2018.

According to BBC, The north London club were initially interested in signing him in January.

The coveted central midfielder started 26 Premier League games for the Seagulls last season, scoring once.

He played an influential role for Graham Potter’s side as they secured ninth place in the Premier League – the highest finish in the club’s history.

Potter says the transfer is very good for the player and the south coast club.

He said “Yves has shown his undoubted ability and been an important player for us during his time with us.