Spurs Transfer News: Kane’s gentleman agreement, bidding war for Albanian defender and more
Tottenham Hotspur are busy making the news even when the football on the pitch is suspended. We take a look at the latest Spurs transfer news and rumors of the day.
Ajax Amsterdam states asking price for Andre Onana
Goalkeeping is a position Tottenham will need to add to sooner or later. Hugo Lloris will be 34 this year while Paulo Gazzaniga is not always a reliable option.
One such named with Spurs is that of Ajax custodian Andre Onana. According to the Telegraph, the Dutch giants are demanding £35 million to part with the Cameroonian custodian.
The former Barcelona player who has two years left on his contract has also drawn attention from Chelsea.
The player is seeking a new challenge and is on the lookout for a transfer. He had earlier expressed his wish to play in England, which could work out in our favor. (h/t BBC)
Spanish journalist reveals Former Premier League star is keen on a return to England
Spanish journalist Guillem Balague has revealed on AFTV that former Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho is keen on a return to the Premier League.
The Brazilian’s representatives are in talks with clubs in England regarding a return for the Brazilian. It was earlier reported in the Mirror that Liverpool are keen on a reunion with Tottenham one of the preferred destinations.
According to HITC.com, Spurs are not likely to be able to afford the Brazilian. A loan deal looks more likely.
Talismatic striker prefers move to Old Trafford with Italian giants keen
According to Bleacher Report, Harry Kane will prefer to move to Manchester United over a transfer to the Santiago Bernabeu.
This is at odds with Daniel Levy’s preference to sell the player to a foreign team rather than to a domestic rival. According to the report, he is likely to stay another season at Tottenham, with the player having a gentleman’s agreement to select his next club after that.
Spurs plot move for little known French midfielder
AreanNapoli(h/t Footballtransfertavern) have linked Tottenham Hotspur with a move for Angers SCO midfielder Baptiste Santamaria in a deal between £8.6million to £13 million.
The 25-year-old is keen on a move to England over transfers to Italy or Spain. the midfielder has also been linked with Leicester City and Everton.
the news was met with optimism by Spurs fans on social media who identify the player’s position ain need of strengthening.
Tottenham to battle Everton for Albanian defender
According to Hellas1903 (h/t HITC), Tottenham are set to fight it out with Everton for Hellas Verona defender Marash Kumbulla.
His team Hellas Verona are keen to see a bidding war for the player with Inter Milan making an initial offer worth £17 million.
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The 20-year-old’s form has helped Verona go on a nine-game unbeaten run in Serie A. They also took four points off Lazio and Juventus, the top two sides prior to the season being suspended.
Tottenham are in need of a defender if with Jan Vertonghen’s future still unclear.