TOTTENHAM are plotting a £55million switch swoop for Villarreal’s Pau Torres, in line with reviews.
The North Londoners need to usher in one other centre-back earlier than the summer season window closes on August 31.
Pau Torres could possibly be on his technique to Tottenham in a £55m switchCredit score: Reuters
They misplaced Toby Alderweireld to Qatari aspect Al-Duhail however did splash out £47million on Cristian Romero.
However director of soccer Fabio Paratici nonetheless sees the defence as a precedence place to bolster.
And in line with The Times, Torres has been recognized as a goal.
His release clause rose from £47m to £55m final season when he hit a threshold for worldwide caps.
However Spurs might even see if the Spanish aspect will settle for a payment barely under that.
Torres, 24, performed a key function in Villarreal’s run to profitable the Europa League final season, beating Manchester United on penalties.
His high-quality kind earned him a spot in Spain’s Euro 2020 squad.
He featured in all six video games as Luis Enrique’s aspect reached the semi-finals – after which performed each minute of Spain’s run to the Olympics final.
Torres was beforehand linked with United and Real Madrid.
However the Crimson Devils opted for Raphael Varane as a substitute, unveiling the £34m signing at Old Trafford earlier than Saturday’s win over Leeds.
And Los Blancos’ monetary struggles imply they used the wages freed up by Sergio Ramos’ exit to fund David Alaba.
Quizzed about his future earlier in the summertime, Torres refused to be drawn on speculation.
He stated: “I’ve a contract at Villarreal.
“I simply received the primary title for the membership, we have now certified for the Champions League and it’s one thing that excites me so much.
“Now I am targeted on the Euros. Then the Tremendous Cup and good issues will come, so I am completely calm.”
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