Emmanuel Adebayor declared he is 'hungry for goals' after finally completing his permanent transfer to Tottenham Hotspur.
Manchester City and Adebayor came to an agreement on the terms of a pay-off, allowing the
The 28-year-old's arrival is a huge boost to Spurs boss
Despite spending three-and-a-half years at bitter rival Arsenal, Adebayor became a fans' favourite at Tottenham last season, mainly because he scored 18 goals and struck up a sound understanding with
"I'm back!!!! Tottenham here I come!! I'm hungry for goals...Get ready," Adebayor wrote on Twitter.
"I am pleased to be signing for Spurs on a permanent basis after finally agreeing my departure with Manchester City," he added later on Spurs' website.
"It may have taken longer than expected but I am delighted to be back at Tottenham Hotspur.
"I really enjoyed my time here last season and I am hoping we can achieve great things together again."
Adebayor spent three years at City but fell out of favour upon
With 10 days to go until the close of the transfer window, Villas-Boas is starting to put the finishing touches to the squad he wants to win a trophy this season.
Spurs sold out-of-favour centre-back
Although he is the club's captain, Dawson was left out of the squad that travelled to Newcastle United at the weekend, hinting that the centre-back may be surplus to requirements under Villas-Boas.
There is likely to be further transfer activity at White Hart Lane before the window shuts.
Tottenham also remains in talks with Real Madrid over the protracted sale of
Villas-Boas will also be looking to add to Tottenham's ranks, with Manchester City midfielder
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