According to Daily Mercato, Tottenham Hotspur want to sign Lyon midfielder Tanguy Ndombele and Lille winger Nicolas Pepe this month.
Tottenham did not make a single signing during the summer transfer window, but are expected to be active in January as they look to improve their squad.
According to Daily Mercato, Spurs are eyeing a double move for Ndombele and Pepe, which would mean a significant amount of investment.
Ndombele has been consistency linked with a move away from Lyon in recent weeks, with a clutch of Europe’s biggest clubs interested in the midfielder.
Pepe, meanwhile, has previously been linked with Arsenal.
Both players have been in impressive form their respective clubs this season, and it certainly would be some story if Tottenham could sign them both this month.
The Tottenham fans, however, just cannot see it happening.
Indeed, many have taken to social media to blast the transfer report, and a selection of their reaction can be seen below:
— Peter (@_petey_pan) January 2, 2019
Only problem is they are only willing to pay 5m for each of them and in instalments over the next 20 years…..
— Brian Weekley (@yidssssssssss) January 2, 2019
And I wish I could fly.
— Anthony Heard (@AnthonyH7) January 2, 2019
— Hotspur Banter (@Hotspur_Banter) January 2, 2019
Never happening save yourself typing absolutely no chance.
— George Montella (@georgemontella) January 2, 2019
Never happening. Levy’s wasting your time, Ricky
— #LevyOut (@Jaknak_) January 2, 2019
Let’s not kid ourselves. I’m prepared for 0 January signings.
— Caleb C. Robinette (@Caleb_Based9) January 2, 2019
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