Official: Erik Lamela Joins Spurs


A.S Roma have sold Argentine forward Erik Lamela to Tottenham Hotspurs for a fee of €30m plus €5m in performance related bonuses. Lamela, thought to be the “heir” to Francesco Totti, had a breakout season under Zdeněk Zeman and Aurelio Andreazzoli in 2012 – 2013, scoring 15 goals and assisting on 6. His Roma tenure comes to an end after making 66 total appearances for the club and scoring 21 goals.