Tottenham fans here in the Tavern are looking forward to seeing what the summer transfer window brings, as they hope to have the attraction of Champions League football to aid their search.
Spurs have managed to rediscover the fine form that made them out to be early season title contenders, as last night’s spirited 2-2 draw with Juventus extended their unbeaten streak in all competitions to 13-games. However, after seeing how close they came to mounting a title challenge of their own this season, they’ll be looking to build for a similar outcome in the next, as according to reports from Mundo Deportivo, Mauricio Pochettino has positively evaluated his scouting reports of Toulouse youngster Issa Diop.
Tottenham are believed to have taken a step forward in dealing with French side Toulouse, after positively evaluating their scouting reports for a young defender who’s very much eyed as a summer target for Pochettino. However, it won’t be an easy task to complete for Spurs, as Real Madrid, Inter Milan and North London rivals Arsenal are also showing interest in the Frenchman.
The Lilywhites have already seen how Pochettino has managed to nurture the current batch of aspiring youngsters with a graduate in Harry Winks, along with the progression of Davinson Sanchez also complimenting the work of the Argentine. Therefore, having had scouts witness the accomplished performance displayed by Diop against Neymar in his most recent encounter, our local residents are dreaming about the 21-year-old plying his trade under the guidance of Mauricio Pochettino.
The central defender looks to be a future star of the French national side, after already making his way up to captaincy at his current club. And, having seen Pochettino’s magic rub off on youngsters in the past, bringing the defender to North London could see his progression rocket through the roof. Nevertheless, a player that the Lilywhites should look to secure the services of at all costs, with plenty of potential there waiting to be unlocked.
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