Stoke signs Tottenham defender for £18m

It has been one of the hottest rumors of this final week of the transfer window, and now it has finally materialized; Kevin Wimmer will be joining Stoke from Tottenham for a £18m transfer fee. Following an announcement on Stoke City’s official website, the centre-back will be leaving Tottenham for Stoke for a hefty fee of £18m, just shy of club-record amount paid for Gianelli Imbula nearly 18 months ago of £18.3m. With rumor floating around discussing a potential £15m transfer for the past couple of days, Stoke seems to have indeed completed his signing, yet the Spurs’ asking price may have increased; which suggests Tottenham is amassing money in order to make one final signing before the transfer window.

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