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​Bergwijn opens up on 'dream' Tottenham move & Mourinho influence

New Tottenham signing Steven Bergwijn has spoken about securing his dream move to the Premier League.

The Netherlands star is close to signing from PSV Eindhoven for a £25.6 million fee.

The 22-year-old has to go through his medical and agree personal terms, but it is expected to be a formality.

And he spoke about joining Spurs and working with someone of the caliber of Jose Mourinho.

"The Premier League, that is the highest achievable [league] for every football player," he told Telegraaf when asked to comment on joining Spurs.

"Yes, this is certainly a dream come true. It also feels like the right time to take this step."

He went on to say: "I have always looked up to a top coach like Mourinho. And now I'm going to play for him.

"It's great to be here. Just look at the facilities around us. When I play FIFA on the PlayStation, I almost always choose a team from the Premier League.

"I look forward to playing in that great atmosphere."

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