Tottenham have signed Auxerre’s midfielder Teemu Tainio.

The Finn signing a pre-contract with the London club and will join Tottenham in the summer.

The 25-year-old is looking forward to his move.

“I am thrilled at the prospect of playing for Tottenham and in The Premiership,” he told the club’s website.

“It is one of the best leagues in the world. I look forward to joining everyone in July.”