Toby Alderweireld is reportedly in talks about becoming a member of Manchester United
Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld is reportedly in talks with Manchester United about becoming a member of them within the summer.
Jose Mourinho desires to revamp his defence and has been linked with the 29-year-old centre-back, in addition to two new full-backs.
Alderweireld is but to comply with a brand new contrac at White Hart Lane, with his present one expiring in 2020 and would capable of depart for simply £25million subsequent summer due to a clause in his contract, which means Spurs are keen to money in on him now when he’d command a far increased worth.
And in line with the Mirror, the membership need comparable cash to the £75m Liverpool paid Southampton for Virgil van Dijk in January.
Alderweireld joined Tottenham in an £11.5m transfer from Atletico Madrid in 2015 and has earned a repute as one of many Premier League’s finest defenders, forming a robust partnership with Jan Vertonghen.
Both gamers have been named in Belgium’s World Cup squad and Spurs are anticipated to make use of the proceeds from any sale to purchase Ajax sensation Matthijs de Ligt.
The membership have monitor report of shopping for from the Dutch membership, with Vertonghen, Christian Eriksen and Davinson Sanchez all swapping Amsterdam for London in current seasons.
Centre-back Sanchez is the most recent recruit and his debut season noticed him earn a brand new six-year deal.
Alderweireld started his skilled profession at Ajax in 2008 earlier than becoming a member of Atletico in 2013.