Eriksen: Vertonghen big influence on Tottenham choice

Christian Eriksen admits Jan Vertonghen was a big influence over his decision to move to Tottenham. The pair played together at Ajax.

Christian Eriksen admits Jan Vertonghen was a big influence over his decision to move to Tottenham.

The pair played together at Ajax.

"Yes, and he said only good things. I spoke with him a few times and he’s a really good guy. From what I’ve heard he’s also one of the funny guys here,” Eriksen told Spurs TV.

"It’s really exciting when you look at the players the Club is getting and I’m one of them. The Club is going up, the players also and that’s what I want to be a part of. Hopefully it will go well.

"Every game will be like a Champions League game for me and that’s what I want. That’s why I moved, I want every game to be exciting. I’m really excited.”

 
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