Date printed: Friday 12th July 2019 10:20

Roma are hoping to seal a transfer for Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld this summer time, as discuss of a possible swap deal ramps up.

The Serie A giants are identified to need two new defenders this summer time and a report within the Each day Mirror claims that they’ve approached Spurs a few deal for the Belgian.

Though there was no formal supply as but, the report goes on so as to add that Roma are hoping to activate the 30-year-old’s £25million launch earlier than it expires on July 26.

Nevertheless, it might seem that Roma’s greatest hope of touchdown one among their prime targets is to supply midfielder Nicolo Zaniolo in s a swap deal.

The 20-year-old Italy worldwide impressed for Roma final season and Spurs are understood to be very eager on his signature, regardless of having already signed Tanugy Ndombele this summer time – whereas Actual Betis ace Giovani Lo Celso can also be rumoured to be on his option to north London.

Alderweireld is predicted to go on Tottenham’s pre-season journey to Asia, which begins with a recreation towards Juventus in Singapore on July 21.

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The defender, who has beforehand been linked with Manchester United, could possibly be one among various departures at Tottenham this summer time with Christian Eriksen additionally believed to be eager on his manner.

The Dane admitted publicly over a month in the past that he wished a “new problem” within the hope that will spur Actual Madrid into turning their curiosity right into a concrete bid.

Nevertheless, Paul Pogba remains to be the primary goal of the Spanish giants as Eriksen is given additional day off this summer time resulting from his commitments with Denmark on the finish of final season.


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