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Lucas Bergvall set to end his time in Sweden sooner than you think to make his Tottenham move

Lucas Bergvall will play his final match for Djurgarden on Sunday before starting to look forward to his transfer to Tottenham Hotspur.

The midfielder signed a five-year contract with Spurs on his 18th birthday back in February to put the seal on the £8.5million deal that will take him from Djurgarden to north London this summer. The teenager has only grown in the spotlight after the deal was announced with a string of impressive performances in the Allsvenskan.

Bergvall has contributed six goals and five assists in his 17 matches in the Swedish top flight and domestic cup and he will officially sign off his time at Djurgarden at home with Sunday afternoon's match against Hammarby at the Tele2 Arena.

After that Bergvall will depart for international duty with Sweden's U21s to face England on June 7 and Croatia on June 11, before making sure he gets some rest before arriving at Tottenham for pre-season training with Ange Postecoglou in early July.

"Then I have another pre-season. It's a double pre-season for me!" Bergvall told football.london in an exclusive interview this month. In Sweden you have three or four months of pre-season from January to April when the league starts. So I'll have another one but I'm not going to complain! I can't complain!"

That the Swedish season began in April means that Bergvall will face a year of near non-stop football but Spurs will ensure that the teenager gets the required time throughout the season to rest and he will have a short break before joining.

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"Tottenham have done a really good job with that and have offered me a few extra days so if I want then I can take that, but I think I have two or three weeks off, so that's good," he said. "I'm going on vacation with my family and girlfriend. I'll have my last game against Hammarby and then I go on international duty for maybe 10 days and then I'll start at Tottenham on July 1 so I'll have some rest first.

"It's fine though, I love this. I love football but it's good I suppose to rest mentally and get your energy back. It's going to be a really exciting new season, with a lot of good impressions to make on a lot of new people so I have to be mentally prepared."

Tottenham fans are excited about what Bergvall will bring to their team and the teenager is all set to be a young star in the making in the Premier League.