Transfer Rumours: Tottenham, Newcastle United and Crystal Palace
Footy News’s Football Transfer News looks at the latest Premier League transfer rumours. Today, we look at whom to Tottenham Hotspur are looking at as a replacement for Kieran Trippier, following his move to Atletico Madrid.
Furthermore, Steve Bruce is nearing his first signing as Newcastle United boss. Finally, we will also provide you with the latest news surrounding Wilfried Zaha.
Premier League Transfer Rumours
Transfer Rumours – Tottenham
Mauricio Pochettino is already on the move to replace Kieran Trippier at right-back. According to Calciomercato, they have identified Roma’s Alessandro Florenzi as a possible target.
The 28-year-old is a product of the Roma academy. Last season he made 37 appearances in all competitions, scoring three goals and registering three assists.
A deal could be struck between the two clubs due to the Italian club showing an interest in Tottenham centre-back Toby Alderweireld. As a result, the Belgian could be used a make-way for a deal.
Steve Bruce Close To First Newcastle United Signing?
The Brazillian scored 11 goals in 35 appearances last season as hoffenheim finished ninth in the Bundesliga. He would become Steve Bruce’s first signing as Newcastle United manager – in what would also be a club-record fee.
Fresh Developments In The Wilfried Zaha Saga?
Zaha is a fans’ favourite at Selhurst Park and is instrumental figure in Roy Hodgson’s side. Last season he scored ten goals to help maintain the Eagles Premier League status.
As a result, they are reluctant to see him leave and are sticking to their valuation of £100 million for Zaha. However, Zaha is reportedly keen to make move to the Emirates, as it is the club he supported as a boy.