Tottenham announce Bentley transfer details to Stock Exchange
July 31, 2008 5:02am CST
Tottenham this morning confirmed the signing of David Bentley from Blackburn will cost them an initial £15million, potentially rising to £17million. Spurs announced they had reached agreement for the transfer of the England winger last night, and confirmed the details of the deal to the Stock Exchange this morning. A statement from Tottenham plc read: "Tottenham Hotspur plc is pleased to announce that agreement has been reached with Blackburn Rovers for the transfer of the registration of the England international midfielder, David Bentley, age 23 years, to Tottenham Hotspur FC for a total consideration of £15million and up to an additional £2million payable upon future performances. "The player's contract is for a period of up to six years."