DeAndre Yedlin is heading to Tottenham Hotspur of the English Premier League on a $4-million transfer — but will stay in Seattle through at least the rest of this season, according to a tweet from ESPN’s Taylor Twellman.
DeAndre Yedlin transfer Tottenham is done and finalized at $4 million. He will remain with Seattle for 2014 at least. #Sounders
— Taylor Twellman (@TaylorTwellman) August 13, 2014
Twellman first reported Tottenham’s interest in Yedlin back on Aug. 6 and also broke the news of Landon Donovan’s plan to retire at the end of this season a few days later.
UPDATE: Agreement to sell confirmed by both clubs.
We are delighted to announce that we have reached agreement with Seattle Sounders for the transfer of DeAndre Yedlin. pic.twitter.com/nfBTmI96Kv
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) August 13, 2014
— Seattle Sounders FC (@SoundersFC) August 13, 2014