Tottenham announced on Tuesday morning the signing of 19-year-old striker Jude Soonsup-Bell. The English player, who arrives from the rival chelseasigned a contract with the Spurs until June 2025.
As informed by the club itself, the idea is to rely on him mainly in the “development team”, that is, in the under-21 team. Soonsup-Bell only has one game as a professional.
We are pleased to confirm the addition of Jude Soonsup-Bell to our Development Squad.
Welcome to Spurs, Jude 🙌
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) January 31, 2023
Soonsup-Bell’s only appearance for Chelsea
The striker’s only appearance with Chelsea’s first team shirt took place in the 2-0 victory over Brentford, for the English League Cup, in December 2021. He was a starter at the time, but was replaced during the match.
Soonsup-Bell arrived at Chelsea for the under-13 category and, at the London club, went through all the other stages of training. In the current season, he played for the under-19 and under-21 team. Finally, the player has passages through England’s youth teams.
With the last day of the European transfer window in full swing, Chelsea and Tottenham prepare for their next appointment in English Championship. By the 22nd round, the Blues receive Fulham, at 5 pm (Brasília time) on Friday, at Stamford Bridge. In turn, the Spurs face Manchester City, on Sunday, from 1:30 pm, at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
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