TOTTENHAM have had a £47million bid accepted by Atalanta for defender Cristian Romero, in accordance with studies.
The Argentine has been the membership’s high defensive goal for various weeks.
Cristian Romero has earned loads of plaudits in Serie ACredit score: Getty
New sporting director Fabio Paratici is an enormous fan of the centre-back, having signed him from Genoa for Juventus again in 2019.
And in accordance with switch knowledgeable Fabrizio Romano, Paratici has acquired his man once more.
He claims that Spurs have struck a deal to pay an preliminary £42m, with an additional £5m to be paid in bonuses.
Barcelona have beforehand proven an curiosity in Romero, however could not afford to enter the race.
The 23-year-old is alleged to be keen to hitch Tottenham Hotspur.
Atalanta have delayed the switch considerably, by scrambling to seal a alternative earlier than sanctioning Romero’s exit.
And it seems that they’ll signal Merih Demiral from Juventus on an preliminary mortgage deal, with an choice to purchase the Turkish worldwide for round £25m.
Romero will journey to London inside the subsequent 48 hours to finalise the deal, which may very well be introduced earlier than the weekend.
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He’ll change into Spurs’ third signing of the summer season, following within the footsteps of Pierluigi Gollini and Bryan Gil.
Romero may even be greeted by a well-known face in Giovani Lo Celso, with the duo having received the Copa America collectively this summer season.
He arrives with important pedigree, having received Serie A’s ‘greatest defender’ gong at their MVP awards.
The highly-rated star is unlikely to be Spurs’ final defensive acquisition of the summer season, with Bologna ace Takehiro Tomiyasu nonetheless anticipated to hitch this month.
This deal has been delayed attributable to Tomiyasu’s participation within the Olympics with Japan.
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Spurs are additionally reportedly fascinated with forwards Dusan Vlahovic and Danny Ings.
They need to recruit a ahead to play with Harry Kane – however the England ahead has different different concepts after sensationally going on strike this week.
The 28-year-old is prone to be fined by the Lilywhites for his Hotspur Means no-show – however is anticipated to return to Tottenham HQ earlier than the tip of the week, as Manchester Metropolis hunt his signature.
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