Revealed: In-depth review of Toby Alderweireld’s release clause in his Spurs contract

Toby Alderweireld
Toby Alderweireld

Toby Alderweireld’s release clause

For the past couple of days, some Spurs fans have been concerned about the future of Toby Alderweireld at the Lillywhites.

Arguably the best defender in the Premier League, reports lit up the internet earlier this week announcing that the Belgium international is allowed leave White Hart Lane for just 25 million pounds.

That information was revealed by French speaking Belgium paper Le Soir, as part of the biggest data dump in football history lead by the shady people behind the Football Leaks website.

Fleshing out the release clause

On Tuesday, the reports on Alderweireld’s release clause were fleshed out to reveal that the defender can only activated under certain strict conditions.

On Wednesday, Le Soir have further picked apart the Alderweireld clause, and it’s again good news for worried Tottenham fans.

Again it’s been confirmed that release clause will only come into effect in 2019 provided the club exercise an one-year extension option in the players contract.

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