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Benjamin Stambouli to swap Montpellier for Tottenham

Updated: Friday, 29 Aug 2014 21:05 | Comments

Benjamin Stambouli has spent his entire career at Montpellier
Benjamin Stambouli has spent his entire career at Montpellier

Montpellier have reached agreement with Tottenham for the sale of defensive midfielder Benjamin Stambouli to the north London club.

The 24-year-old former France Under-21 international is now heading to England to undergo a medical and put pen to paper.

"MHSC and Tottenham Hotspur FC have reached an agreement regarding the transfer of Benjamin Stambouli," a statement on the Ligue 1 club's website, www.www.mhscfoot.com.

"He will go to London in the next few hours to undergo a medical and finalise his contract."

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