Since Eric Dier morphed into Sergio Busquests incarnate, the Tottenham Hotspur fans in the Transfer Tavern have expressed concern over their cover in central defence.
Though Jan Vertonghen and Toby Alderweireld enjoy a formidable partnership in the starting eleven, only Kevin Wimmer backs the Belgian pair up.
With the club gearing up to venture back into the Champions League, the North London locals have been praying Vincent Janssen and Victor Wanyama aren’t the only arrivals this summer.
So, reports emanating out of Italy have them all but dancing on the pool tables this evening.
According to Il Messaggero (via Sport Witness), Mauricio Pochettino is eyeing a move for Russian side Rostov’s Angolan defender, Bastos.
The 23-year old powerhouse is thought to be a target of the Argentine’s, as well as one of Serie A giants Lazio’s heading into the closing stages of the window.
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