Mauricio Pochettino continues to cast an eye over his squad as he prepares his team for the upcoming season, and there have been some big developments in recent days. Today’s Spurs transfer roundup includes a fee agreed for a Ligue 1 star, interest in an Arsenal target and the potential exit of a 28-year-old defender.
Ndombele fee agreed
According to Sky Sports, Tottenham have agreed a fee with Lyon in regards to the purchase of midfielder Tanguy Ndombele. Spurs will reportedly pay £65m for the Frenchman, who will sign a five-year deal and will undergo a medical soon.
Tottenham to challenge Arsenal for Saliba
Tottenham are looking to hijack Arsenal’s pursuit of William Saliba according to the Mirror. The Gunners had made a bid of £27m for the 18-year-old defender, but Saint-Etienne have rejected it, and now Spurs have the chance to offer him Champions League football.
Juve and Napoli want Trippier
The Mirror is also reporting that Juventus and Napoli are to battle it out for the signature of Tottenham right-back Kieran Trippier. The England international should cost around £25m, with both Carlo Ancelotti and Maurizio Sarri wanting to add him to their teams.