Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur pay club-record fee of £42m for Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez
Sanchez, who was a pivotal member of the side that reached the Europa League final only to lose to Manchester United, signed a six-year contract with Spurs.
London: Colombian international defender Davinson Sanchez became Tottenham Hotspur's first signing of the close season on Friday when they paid a reported club record £42million (€46m, $54m) to Dutch side Ajax.
The 21-year-old, who was a pivotal member of the side that reached the Europa League final only to lose to Manchester United, signed a six-year contract with last season's Premier League runners-up.
His deal is dependent on him passing a medical and securing a work permit.
"We are delighted to announce that we have reached agreement with AFC Ajax for the transfer of Davinson Sanchez subject to a medical and work permit," the club said in a statement on its website.
Sanchez, capped twice by the senior side since making his debut last year, said the move would allow him to develop as a player.
"I would like to thank the coach, management, players and fans of Ajax," he told the Tottenham website.
"It is a great move for me to come here to develop my career. I am very excited to be signing for such a famous club as Tottenham Hotspur.
"I am looking forward to working with Mauricio Pochettino and the players and meeting everyone there."
Tottenham, who ironically face Pep Guardiola's team on the opening weekend of the new Premier League season, have declined to comment about Kane's absence.
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