Steven Pienaar has left Everton to sign a four-and-a-half-year deal with Tottenham Hotspur. The 28-year old South Africa midfielder has been linked with a move away from Goodison Park for some time now and finally completed the shift after passing a medical today.
Pienaar's move, which he confirmed on his Twitter page, is believed to be worth between £2.5 and £3million.
"To end speculation, I am going to Spurs. I've had brilliant years at Everton and it will always be a special place in my heart," he wrote.
He later added: "I can also confirm I'll be jersey number 40."
The signing was also confirmed on Spurs' official website.