Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 8/3/13

NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 1: Clint Dempsey #8 of the United States applauds during a FIFA 2010 World Cup Qualifying match against Trinidad and Tobago on April 1, 2009 at LP Field in Nashville, Tennessee. The United States defeated Trinidad and Tobago 3-0. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Tottenham says United States forward Clint Dempsey is returning to Major League Soccer , ending his six-year spell in English soccer. The 30-year-old Dempsey played for the New England Revolution from 2004-06 before joining Fulham in 2007. He moved to Tottenham last summer and scored 12 goals in 43 games, but wasn't a regular. Tottenham says in a statement Saturday ''we have reached agreement with Major League Soccer for the transfer of Clint Dempsey,'' adding ''we wish Clint every success for the future.'' We have reached agreement with Major League Soccer for the transfer of Clint Dempsey. #THFC -- Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) August 3, 2013 The USA international returns to MLS after making 43 appearances and scoring 12 goals in our colours - http://t.co/tz6gif5L97 #THFC -- Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) August 3, 2013 Dempsey's contract is widely reported as four years and $8 million. Dempsey, who ranks second in USA history with 35 international goals, expressed...
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