Tottenham have added Fulham defender Joachim Andersen and Brighton midfielder Lewis Dunk to their list of switch targets, in line with a report.
Investing of their defense is a precedence for Tottenham forward of the summer season switch window. Jose Mourinho has struggled to seek out the appropriate mixture on the back this season. As such, he needs to improve the position with higher choices.
As they continue to scour the market, two players presently buying and selling within the Premier League have emerged on their radar.
In line with Football London, Spurs’ midfielder shortlist contains Andersen and Dunk. Each players match the factors of being skilled Premier League leaders.
Andersen joined Fulham on loan from Lyon late in the summertime switch window. Regardless of the ‘Cottagers’ battle against decline, Denmark’s international sport has impressed.
Andersen’s three-year contract with Lyon, which he’ll be capable of command an honest price for, stays three years. Fulham might additionally try to sign him completely in the event that they stay within the Premier League.
Lyon seems to be planning for a departure, with football director Juninho just lately admitting: “I believe he’ll wish to prolong the journey within the Premier League.
“He played well at Fulham, and if he comes back, we’ll greet him with open arms.”
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Andersen’s expertise within the Premier League makes him interesting to Tottenham. The identical goes for Dunk, who has been a key player for Brighton of their rise to the top flight and subsequent consolidation within the division.
The Albion captain has typically been linked with a move to a much bigger membership and Spurs might be a prosecutor. Mourinho needs an skilled determine within the back, which 29-year-old Dunk actually is.
Dunk additionally brings the advantage of being a home player, which might assist in direction of the Tottenham squad quota.
One other title within the competition is Nikola Milenkovic, who appears prone to leave Fiorentina in the summertime. He has no expertise within the Premier League, however has been a stable determine in Serie A.
Related to many English golf equipment, Tottenham will face competition for the 23-year-old player. Nevertheless, with solely a year left on his contract, he might be accessible at an honest value.
Two names that Football London claims aren’t but shortlisted are Jannik Vestergaard of Southampton and Lille’s Sven Botman, regardless of earlier reviews suggesting interest.
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To accommodate any potential signatures, Spurs might have to promote certainly one of their present choices.
There have been allegations that Mourinho doesn’t belief some players presently accessible to him in that place. So, they might be sent away to make room for newcomers.
The report from Football London provides that Juan Foyth is prone to leave completely. Villarreal has been on loan all through the season and ought to train their alternative to purchase for round £ 13m.
As for Toby Alderweireld, Eric Dier, Davinson Sanchez and Joe Rodon, there are nonetheless some doubts about their capabilities. It isn’t but recognized which one is extra prone to leave.
There have been some rumors of the primary earlier this week, although.
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