27-year-old Bakambu joined Beijing Guoan from Villarreal originally of this yr
Tottenham are excited by signing Beijing Guoan ahead Cedric Bakambu, in keeping with reviews.
Bakambu, the DR Congo worldwide, has loved a prolific spell within the Chinese Super League since swapping Villarreal for Beijing earlier this yr, happening to internet 19 instances for the membership in simply 23 appearances.
He’s helped Beijing Guoan into fourth within the CSL, and at present sits fifth within the competitors’s scoring charts.
However, Bakambu’s Chinese journey might be coming to an finish when the European switch window reopens in January.
According to L’Est Republican, Tottenham have already ‘laid the groundwork’ to safe a deal for Bakambu within the ‘very near future’.
Earlier this yr, Spurs grew to become the primary group to not signal a single participant in the summertime for the reason that switch window was launched in 2003, however there are solutions Mauricio Pochettino may dip into the market within the winter.
The reported curiosity in Bakambu comes as Spurs are linked with signing a brand new centre-forward to play back-up to Harry Kane, following the struggles endured in north London by the gamers beforehand and presently tasked with enjoying that function, Vincent Janssen and Fernando Llorente.
27-year-old Bakambu began his profession with Sochaux in his native France, earlier than enjoying in Turkey then Spain, the place he loved a productive two-and-a-half yr spell with Villarreal.
Beijing Guoan accomplished the signing of Bakambu for a reported £35.4million on February 28, sooner or later earlier than the 2018 CSL season received underneath method.