Ex-Spurs striker Dempsey joining Seattle Sounders on bigger money than Beckham

Clint Dempsey is on huge money quitting Tottenham for the Seattle Sounders.

Clint Dempsey is on huge money quitting Tottenham for the Seattle Sounders.

The Daily Star says the American star has signed a three-and-a-half year deal worth £5.2m a year, a base salary that eclipses what David Beckham earned at LA Galaxy.

The deal allows Dempsey, 30, to go on loan in the MLS off-season, just like Robbie Keane and Beckham did during their time in the States.

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