Swansea boss Paul Clement has money to burn after the Welsh club sold Gylfi Sigurdsson to Everton for £45m. And the 6ft 2ins 26-year-old was one of Hull’s best players despite their relegation to the Championship last season. He said: “I’ve seen a lot of Swansea and one of the main reasons I decided to
The 26-year-old midfielder has agreed a four-year deal at the Liberty Stadium and becomes manager Paul Clement’s first signing since Swansea received a record fee from Everton for Gylfi Sigurdsson.
Press Association Sport understands the deal is worth £15million with another potential £1.5m in add-ons.
The £16.5m fee would represent a club record,
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Clement named a strong side for the trip to Stadium MK as Leroy Fer headed home a brace to cancel out Ryan Seager’s opener for the hosts.
Tammy Abraham then tucked home his first Swansea goal before Jordan Ayew wrapped up the 4-1 win with a well-taken solo effort.
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The 26-year-old will become Clement’s 10th summer arrival and the first since they received a record fee for Gylfi Sigurdsson.
Clucas, who cut his teeth with spells at Hereford, Mansfield and Chesterfield, was relegated from the Premier League with Hull last season, but now he looks set to make a quick return to the
The Swans, who had drawn blanks against Southampton and Manchester United in the Premier League, went behind when Saints loanee Ryan Seager smashed home in the 17th minute. Seager had only been thrust into the starting line-up when Kieran Agard was injured in the warm-up. But that lead lasted just two minutes and 11 seconds
Ryan Seager put the hosts in front before 20 minutes had elapsed but a pair of headers from Leroy Fer turned things around before goals from Tammy Abraham and Jordan Ayew ensured Swansea came through with plenty to spare.
Seager put the hosts in front following a flowing left-to-right move, sliding home a low
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The deal is said worth £15million with another potential £1.5m in add-ons.
Swansea targeted Clucas following the club-record sale of Gylfi Sigurdsson to Everton last week for a fee around the £45million mark.
Clucas is expected to agree personal terms and have a medical in South Wales on Wednesday following Swansea’s Carabao Cup