Rafael van der Vaart has said he would have returned to Tottenham this summer had they made an approach, telling the Daily Mirror that leaving White Hart Lane was the "most stupid" decision of his career.
Van der Vaart, 32, joined Real Betis on a three-year deal last month after his contract at Hamburg expired.
The Dutch midfielder had left Spurs to return to the German side, where he excelled between 2005 and 2008, but he failed to live up to expectations as HSV spent the last two seasons battling...
Real Betis are keen to sign Italy international Daniel Osvaldo, according to the player's agent.
Osvaldo, 29, is looking for a new club after terminating his contract with Southampton earlier this month. The forward was involved in a training ground bust-up at St Mary's -- where he headbutted Southampton captain Jose Fonte -- and spent time on loan at Juventus, Inter Milan and Boca Juniors.
The Argentinian-born striker played in Spain's La Liga for Espanyol in 2010-11 and now looks set to return...
Netherlands international Rafael van der Vaart has signed a three-year deal with Real Betis, the newly promoted Spanish club announced on Monday night.
Van der Vaart spent the past three seasons in a second stint at Hamburg, who last month barely escaped relegation after a playoff for the second straight season.
The move comes on the same day he was voted as the biggest disappointment of the Bundesliga season by his fellow professionals.
The 32-year-old has 109 caps for Netherlands, appearing...