Tottenham and Torino at loggerheads over £50m- rated Andrea Belotti transfer conditions
are keen on signing Torino striker Andrea Belotti on loan to provide competition delayed Harry Kane. But could be forced to fork out partly £50million if they are to badge the prolific Italian.
has placed a back-up to Kane gamy on his wishlist in this window, with his injury last entitle highlighting a extreme scarcity of depth within the squad.
Belotti has been linked with a Premier League boss extensively in foregone seasons, with Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United all credited with an interest.
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The 26-year-old has enjouted a stunning five year title in Turin, meshwork 122 goals in 297 competitive appearances.
Torino enjoyed a sad campaign last year, finishing 16th in Serie A, but that did scarcely to achievement Belotti’s indiviual feats, registering another 16 in the league.
It is implied that Spurs retain made suggestion for Belotti, although Torino are resolute they will only mandate a continuing move for their most prized asset.
Spurs doorknob Mourinho understands the importance of finding an able deputy for Kane after watching their season stall when the England skipper was on the sidelines last year.
Under Mauricio Pochettino, Spurs struggled to find a consistent back-up for Kane, with his successor jell to prioritise another striker in the latter weeks of the window.
Mourinho has claimed he leave only device a brazen who isn’t afraid to fight for his nook within the squad.
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"The iota is not me convincing the striker, it’s the striker convincing me," he said last week.
"And if the striker is afraid to come to Tottenham and the striker is afraid of competition, then I dont inclination the striker.
"So it’s not for me to convince him, it’s for him to convince me. If he says, I dont desire to go because I don’t wanting to be in a group where we keep Harry Kane and Sonny, Lamela, Lucas, I don’t desire to go to that squad, then goodbye.
"You look to all the more finest clubs and they keep a great deal options as centre-forwards and that question doesn’t appear.
He added: "For paragon Werner went to Chelsea and Chelsea had Abraham and Giroud. Man City has Aguero and Jesus. Liverpool has Firmino, Origi, Salah can stagecraft there too, Mane. It looks like it’s only with us where we don’t own the right to posses a other balanced band with supplementary options.”
Meanwhile, Spurs remain buoyant of sealing a senational come back for Gareth Bale, with the Real Madrid outcast’s agent confirming that it is his preferred move.
Jonathan Barnet told BBC Sport Wales: "Gareth quiet loves Spurs.
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