Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly concerned about signing Paris Saint-Germain striker Mauro Icardi. The Argentine was on Spurs’ radar simply over two years in the past as Mauricio Pochettino tried to carry him to north London, however a deal by no means materialised. Rather satirically, the 28-year-old is now struggling for recreation time at PSG below Pochettino – though that’s fairly comprehensible given the summer time addition of Lionel Messi, who has shaped a formidable entrance three with Neymar and Kylian Mbappe. Icardi scored 124 targets in simply 219 video games while at Inter Milan and has discovered the web on 36 events for PSG in simply over 70 outings for the membership. Statistically no less than, he is likely one of the most prolific strikers in Europe.
Because of that spectacular file, he’s not going to be in need of curiosity within the coming months, as he hasn’t been previously, both. Spurs’ closest rivals Arsenal had been monitoring his scenario in 2020, while forward of the 2020/21 season, Frank Lampard was additionally tempted by the potential for persuading Icardi to transfer to Stamford Bridge.
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Now, in accordance to Calciomercato, Tottenham and Juventus need to signal the Argentine, who might go away PSG seeking extra common minutes. That implies that Spurs’ Managing Director of Football, Fabio Paratici, might have to go toe-to-toe together with his earlier employers ought to the Argentine be concerned about returning to the Serie A. If stories are to be believed, Tottenham and Paratici will discover it troublesome to signal Icardi, however the Italian loved a great summer time of negotiation within the transfer market, and he’ll be wanting to assist add depth to Spurs’ squad sooner quite than later.