EPL Transfers: Tottenham sign Fulham's Dembele for £15m

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Spurs sign Dembele for £15million
London, Aug 30: After Luka Modric's transfer to Real Madrid, Tottenham Hotspur have already been busy in the transfer market. With several high profile players linked to the North London club, one of them, Moussa Dembele, has already signed a contract at White Hart Lane.

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The Belgian international Moussa Dembele completed his £15 million move from Fulham on Wednesday and is ready to make his debut at home against Norwich City this Saturday.

"I'm happy to join Spurs, it's a fantastic club," Dembele told the club's official website.

"You can see over the last few years that Spurs have played well, everybody knows it's a good team and a good club and that's why I wanted to come here," the 25-year-old forward, who can play behind the striker as well as in midfield, said.

"The club has plans to do lots of good things and that's why I want to be a part of it," he said.

Meanwhile, Spurs aim to complete a no. of signings before the transfer deadline on Friday. The Londoners bid for Shakhtar Donetsk and Brazilian striker Willian had been turned down and now Spurs are planning to bid £15 million for France forward Loic Remy.

With £33 million in the bag from Modric's sale, manager Andre Villas-Boas is keen on bringing in fresh faces. Other targets linked to the club are £30m-rated Joao Moutinho from Porto, French goalkeeper Hugo Lloris, Barcelona winger Ibrahim Afellay and finally £15m-rated midfielder Anderson from Manchester United.

Spurs, however, can't get their hands on most of them due to their high asking-price.

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