TOTTENHAM reportedly refused to satisfy Adama Traore’s £50million asking value after having a bid rejected by Wolves for the winger.
Spurs boss Nuno Espirito Santo was eager for a reunion with the Spaniard in North London having labored with him for 3 years at Molineux.
Wolves winger Adama Traore was linked with a summer time change to TottenhamCredit score: EPA
And it was claimed that the former Aston Villa forward was determined to make the move down south.
The ex-Barcelona ace, 25, is believed to have employed agent Jorge Mendes to try to push by way of a deal to Tottenham earlier than the window slammed shut on Tuesday evening.
However the switch did not materialise, with The Athletic insisting Spurs have been unwilling to satisfy his £50m price ticket.
They even state that the 2008 League Cup champions had a £30m bid turned down by the Midlands outfit on Monday.
Negotiations then hit a brick wall between the 2 golf equipment as each events refused to budge on their valuation of Traore.
Wolves are in no rush to promote the the versatile participant with Traore nonetheless having two years left to run on his contract.
His finish product has been questioned by pundits, with Traore by no means managing to attain greater than 5 league objectives in a single season thus far in his profession.
From his 4 outings this marketing campaign, Traore is but to chip in with a purpose or an help.
Talking previous to Wolves’ 1-0 defeat against Manchester United on Sunday, Graeme Souness mentioned: “He’s a close to miss as a soccer participant, he has you shaking your head on the possibilities he misses.
“Not loads of objectives, not loads of return. He will get you excited however to play for an enormous group you’ve received to be higher and I really feel he’s discovered his degree right here.”
Roy Keane added: “I can see why groups are after him I may also see why they aren’t placing the cash down.”
In the meantime former Wolves striker Robbie Keane remarked: “I do like him, his tempo will trigger issues in opposition to defenders.
“He will get so many alternatives and doesn’t end. For him to go subsequent degree he wants to help and rating extra.”
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