Here is your Tottenham Hotspur morning digest on Friday, August 27.
Paratici still chasing Tomiyasu
Spurs remain ‘in pole position’ for Takehiro Tomiyasu but could face competition from the likes of Leicester City and West Ham United, according to Gazzetta Dello Sport.
Bologna have reportedly set their asking price at around £19.7million for the defender, but Fabio Paratici is ‘insistent’ on pushing through a move before the transfer window slams shut.
Sissoko transfer update
Tottenham are in talks with Watford over a permanent move for Moussa Sissoko.
It has taken some time to find a move for the Frenchman but now a switch to Hertfordshire is looking likely.
football.london understands that there is a confidence from both sides that a switch to Vicarage Road will happen as talks continue between the clubs.
It will bring an end to Sissoko’s five-year spell in north London.
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Southgate has Kane worry
Gareth Southgate is worried about Harry Kane’s physical fitness ahead of the Three Lions’ World Cup qualifier against Hungary next Thursday.
Speaking in a press conference following the announcement of his squad on Thursday, Southgate said: “The whole squad are going to be short on competitive match minutes because our players were back later than most of the rest.
“Some have had pre-season games, some haven’t had a match yet like John Stones.
“So, Harry is in that bracket but he got into the game at the weekend.”
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