BREAKING: Atletico Madrid confirms Trippier signature

BREAKING: Atletico Madrid confirms Trippier signature

Atletico Madrid have announced the signing of Kieran Trippier from Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur.

The England international has signed a four-year deal with the Spanish side after joining for an undisclosed fee. Trippier spent four years at Tottenham with his last appearance for the club coming in the Champions League final defeat to Liverpool.

"Atletico de Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur have reached an agreement over the transfer of Kieran Trippier. The 28-year-old has signed a contract for the next three seasons," a statement on the Atleti website read.

"With this signing, we add to our team a fantastic and experienced player who comes to us from the Champions League runners-up. The Englishman is a versatile full-back who can also play in midfield and has a fantastic right foot."

"Because of all this, we welcome Trippier to the Atleti Family and wish him the best of luck at his new home. Welcome, Kieran!"

Former teammate Danny Rose, who was left out Spurs' squad for the Asian Pre-season tour is also set to quit the club.

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