Clint Dempsey signs with Tottenham

August 29, 2012
By ESPN.com news services
Clint Dempsey signed a three-year deal with Tottenham Hotspur on Friday, just hours before the end of the transfer window.

Sky Sports reported the clubs had agreed on a transfer fee of 6 million pounds ($9.5 million).

The American international -- who made 224 appearances for Fulham, scoring 60 goals -- had been heavily linked with a move to Liverpool. Earlier Friday, Fulham denied reports that the club rejected a bid from Liverpool, and Dempsey turned down a move to Aston Villa.
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