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AS Roma are prepared to offer Maurizio Sarri a route back to the Serie A, should Chelsea dismiss him from the head coach role between now and the end of the season.
Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly tracking the progress of German international Christoph Kramer, according to The Mirror.
Tottenham have made a 7 million euro bid for for Basel defender Fabian Schar. The Swiss international centre back is very highly rated and looks to be closing in on a dream move to the Premier League.
Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly open to making a summer move for Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku, as manager Mauricio Pochettino prepares for a major overhaul of his squad.
Bayer Leverkusen star Gonzalo Castro has been recommended to Tottenham manager Tim Sherwood by director of football Franco Baldini. The German international centre back, currently playing for Bayer Leverkusen, is reportedly seeking a move to a different country.
Tottenham Hotspur are interested in signing Barcelona's reserve team winger Isaac Cuenca on loan. The Spaniard spent last season on loan in Holland playing for Ajax but has since returned to the Nou Camp.
Tottenham's director of football Franco Baldini handed in his resignation after Andre Villas-Boas was fired by chairman Daniel Levy, but the Tottenham board chose to reject the offer from the Italian.
Tottenham are reportedly in the hunt for the signature of Roma defender Dodo in the winter transfer window.
Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly preparing a move for Basel's Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah during the January transfer window, as per the player's agent.
Former Roma manager Luis Enrique has been linked with the Tottenham job this morning. Spurs' current manager Andre Villas-Boas has come under fire after the 6-0 defeat to Man City last weekend.
Egyptian international striker Mohamed Saleh is a target for Tottenham. The Basel striker has already been courted by several other top European clubs, but Tottenham's director of football Franco Baldini has been watching the player in action for over two months.
Alexandre Pato has confirmed that Tottenham tried to sign him in the summer. The Brazilian international, who is currently playing for Corinthians, appears to have been a name on Spurs' director of football Franco Baldini's shortlist.
Tottenham want to sign Cameroon international Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting in the January transfer window. The forward currently plays for Bundesliga side FC Mainz and is valued at around 6.5m EUR.
Tottenham have made an approach for Man Utd striker Javier Hernandez. The Mexican striker is currently out of favour at Old Trafford, playing third choice striker behind Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney.
Tottenham are believed to have wrapped up a deal to sign Argentinian international midfielder Erik Lamela. According to reports from Italy, Spurs' director of football Franco Baldini had met with Roma executive Walter Sabbatini this morning and agreed on a £30 million transfer.
Sources in Italy suggest that a deal has been agreed between Tottenham and Roma for the transfer of Argentina midfielder Erik Lamela. The player will move to White Hart Lane in what is being valued as a £31million record breaking deal.
Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas has told reporters that the last three weeks of the transfer window are likely to be his busiest. With director of football Franco Baldini busy pulling the strings in the transfer market, that has left Villas-Boas to focus on his pre-season work.
Roma playmaker Miralem Pjanic has been lined up as a replacement for Gareth Bale at White Hart Lane. The Welsh forward Bale is expected to complete a transfer to Real Madrid before the end of the transfer window.
Tottenham have been linked with a move for Manchester City's striker Edin Dzeko, but only should a transfer move for Valencia forward Roberto Soldado fall through. The Spanish striker has been linked with a 30 million Euro move to White Hart Lane.
Tottenham's technical director Franco Baldini will make an approach for Romanian centre back Vlad Chiriches. The defender, who has played for Romania over 18 times, is one of the most highly rated prospects in his homeland.