Roma have rejected Tottenham’s bid to take Nicolo Zaniolo on mortgage with an compulsory buy clause, 90min understands.
Spurs head coach Antonio Conte and managing director of soccer Fabio Paratici are each eager on bringing the Italy worldwide to north London this summer season and talks have been ongoing with the Giallorossi for a while.
Nonetheless, 90min understands that Roma are sad with Tottenham’s most up-to-date provide for the 23-year-old. Spurs’ bid of a season-long mortgage with an obligation to purchase for €25m plus an additional €10m in add-ons was rejected by the Serie A aspect, who need at the least €50m if they’re to sanction a departure in any respect.
Roma are open to letting Zaniolo go away on an preliminary mortgage with a purchase order clause, whereas Spurs are cautious of his unsettling health file – which incorporates consecutive ACL accidents in each of his knees – and wish to see how he fares bodily within the Premier League.
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As beforehand reported by 90min, each Conte and Roma boss Jose Mourinho see Zaniolo as able to taking part in at wing-back, although he’s naturally an attacking midfielder who can fill in out huge or up entrance.
Tottenham stay in talks with the Italian membership over a deal as they give the impression of being to make their seventh signing of the summer season window. They’ve already introduced in Ivan Perisic, Fraser Forster, Yves Bissouma, Richarlison and Djed Spence on everlasting transfers, whereas Clement Lenglet has joined on mortgage.