Teenage star Souleymane Coulibaly has agreed to join Tottenham, the Premier League club have announced.

The 16-year-old striker scored nine goals in four games for the Ivory Coast during the recent Under-17 World Cup.

This included a hat-trick against Brazil and four against Denmark and his efforts earned him the Golden Boot.

Souleymane had previously been part of the youth team of Italian side AC Siena, while it has been reported that Harry Redknapp’s Spurs were set to pay around £1.5million.

A statement on Tottenham’s official website read: “We are delighted to announce that we have reached agreement with Souleymane Coulibaly to join the club.”

Source: SkySports.com

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