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Lewis Holtby to make immediate Tottenham switch

Updated: Monday, 28 Jan 2013 17:26 | Comments

Lewis Holtby has become a Tottenham player
Lewis Holtby has become a Tottenham player

Tottenham have confirmed Schalke midfielder Lewis Holtby will move to White Hart Lane immediately.

The two clubs have reached an agreement to bring forward the Germany Under-21 captain's transfer, which was due to go through in the summer.

A statement on the Spurs website read: "We are delighted to announce that we have reached agreement with Schalke for the immediate transfer of Lewis Holtby."

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