Date: 12th July 2019 at 7:52pm
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Spurs are edging towards signing Giovani Lo Celso from Real Betis, according to Spanish outlet Estadio Deportivo, though there is still a way to go until he signs.

The report suggests Spurs and Betis have been in discussion about the deal for weeks and while an agreement hasn’t yet been reached, the two clubs are making an effort to get the deal sorted.

Real Betis are looking to get €70 million for their Argentinian midfielder, despite having set the price at €40 million in May, as reported by Estadio Deportivo.

However, Spurs aren’t keen to pay that sum, having already broken the club’s transfer record fee to sign Tanguy Ndombele, as well as adding Jack Clarke before loaning him back to Leeds United.

Despite not having reached an agreement with the La Liga side, Spurs have done so with Lo Celso, with it set in place that the Argentina international will get £150,000-per-week.

This should, in theory, mean that once a deal is struck between the two clubs, it shouldn’t be too long until Lo Celso is holding up a Spurs shirt.

After making a move from PSG, the midfielder started 27 La Liga matches for Betis last season, coming on five times, contributing nine goals and four assists.

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2 Replies to “Spurs edging closer to signing £150k-per-week midfielder – report”

  • sell eriksen to juventus and ask them dybala exchange as eriksen replacement..or else sell him to inter milan and ask them to give either 100 million or icardi.. real madrid won’t allow Tottenham to get more strong..they are trying to get eriksen for free they will delay as much as they can.. and Tottenham will face a lot of problems because of eriksen contract issue like arsenal faced with sanchez..

  • if eriksen is happy to go back to Ajax then sell eriksen to Ajax..

    and swap , Hakim ziach , Donny van de Beek without asking any cash for eriksen…that may make Ajax convinced…ziach is thought for sale ..

    if Tottenham can that 2 players then no need of eriksen replacement..

    and Tottenham must spend mone on Ajax goalkeeper onana as lloris replacement..
    by telling Ajax we may sell lloris in winter..

    and giving them gazzianga on 2 year loan deal..

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