TOTTENHAM are plotting to grab Serbian sensation Dusan Vlahovic from below the noses of rivals Manchester Metropolis and Arsenal.
New Spurs boss Antonio Conte desires one other striker in January to take the weight off Harry Kane.
The bold Italian solely took cost of the North Londoners at the beginning of this month.
However he has already made it clear to chairman Daniel Levy and managing director of soccer Fabio Paratici that he wants extra choices in assault.
Vlahovic is prime of Conte’s buying record after bagging 21 goals for Fiorentina in Serie A final season.
The frontman, 21, has netted eight objectives in 12 league video games this time period and Italian giants Juventus are additionally eager.
He was already on Paratici’s radar when the Italian joined Spurs as their new recruitment guru final summer season.
With Vlahovic’s contract resulting from expire in 2023, Fiorentina are stated to be prepared to money in on their £65million-rated marksman.
However Tottenham are dealing with stiff competitors from the Gunners, Metropolis and Juve — though experiences in Italy declare the participant’s agent is refusing to take Arsenal’s calls amid hypothesis he has agreed phrases with one other membership.
If that membership is Juventus, it might be a double catastrophe for Conte — because the Previous Woman has been providing one other Spurs goal, winger Dejan Kulusevski, as a makeweight within the deal.
Paratici was the person who signed the Swedish wideman, 21, for the Turin giants again in January 2020.
Tottenham are additionally conserving tabs on Membership Brugge’s 20-year-old attacking midfielder Charles De Ketelaere forward of the January switch window.
Though the Belgian is alleged to want a change to Prem champs Metropolis.
However regardless of calling for reinforcements in January, Conte is refusing to surrender on the membership’s forgotten stars.
He has informed outcasts Dele Alli and Harry Winks — tipped to depart after being frozen out by former bosses Nuno Espirito Santo and Jose Mourinho — they nonetheless have futures on the membership.
They usually have responded nicely to being drilled exhausting by Conte in the course of the worldwide break.
The England pair are amongst ten senior stars who had been put by means of their paces by the Italian and his teaching workers this week, whereas their friends had been away with their nations.
https://www.the-sun.com/sport/premier-league/4057542/tottenham-arsenal-transfer-dusan-vlahovic-antonio-conte/ | Tottenham to rival Arsenal in £65m switch swoop for Dusan Vlahovic with Antonio Conte determined for Harry Kane assist