Tottenham Hotspur are now willing to pay the fee for another target as news emerges on Villarreal full-back Pervis Estupinan.
The Lowdown: Spurs making moves…
Spurs supporters have just witnessed a thrilling couple of days as a flurry of reliable reports shared that the north Londoners are closing in on both Clement Lenglet of Barcelona and Premier League striker Richarlison.
Who does Conte need to sign after Bissouma?
A world class centre-back
This comes after they also sealed a trio of deals beforehand, snapping up both Ivan Perisic and Fraser Forster on free transfers before completing a £25m swoop for Yves Bissouma from Brighton.
While Antonio Conte’s side have already been pretty busy in the market, reports suggest that they aren’t finished, with news coming to light from Spain involving Estupinan.
The Latest: Tottenham ‘willing’ to pay eight-figure fee…
Indeed, the La Liga defender is said to be firmly on Tottenham sporting director Fabio Paratici’s radar. with the potential for movement in forthcoming days.
According to Goal, Estupinan is another Villarreal star who ‘could head’ for England ‘in the next few days’.
The report added that Spurs are eyeing the Ecuador international and ‘would be willing to pay a transfer figure between €15m and €20m (£13m-£17m).
The Verdict: Right man?
Conte is said to ideally want a new full-back option on each side, but does that mean Estupinan is the ideal man for the left flank?
Indeed, this may be one that Tottenham should consider carefully.
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