Spurs are on the verge of signing Udinese left-back Destiny Udogie

Tottenham are on the verge of signing Udinese left-back Destiny Udogie on a five-year deal with the highly-rated Italy youth star set to stay with the Serie A side on loan for the season

  • Spurs set to sign Udinese teenage star Destiny Udogie in £21million deal 
  • The defender will be allowed to stay at Serie A club on loan for 2022-23 season
  • Giovani Lo Celso could leave the club with Villarreal and Fiorentina interested 

Tottenham Hotspur are closing on a £21million deal for Udinese left-back Destiny Udogie.

The 19-year-old Italy U21 international is regarded as one of the best up and coming full-backs playing in Europe but Spurs are ready to sign him on a five year contract and allow him stay in Italy on loan. 

While Fiorentina and Villarreal remain keen on Tottenham midfielder Giovani Lo Celso.

Udinese star Destiny Udogie is on the verge of becoming Spurs’ seventh signing of summer

The defender, who has been tipped for a call-up to the full Italy squad having already played for the Under-21s, made 35 appearances in Serie A for Udinese last season, scoring five goals. 

His arrival would make him the seventh arrival at the Tottenham Hotspur this summer following the arrivals of Ivan Perisic, Yves Bissouma, Clement Lenglet, Richarlison Djed Spence and Fraser Forster. 

Spurs have also seen Steven Bergwijn and Joe Rondon leave the club, and they could be followed by Giovani Lo Celso.

The defender played 35 times for Udinese last season and could be loaned back to the club

Giovani Lo Celso could be set to leave North London with clubs in Spain and Italy interested 

The Argentinian midfielder spent last season on-loan at Villarreal and hasn’t been included in Antonio Conte’s squad for the new season. 

The Spanish side are keen are bringing Lo Celso back to La Liga but will face competition from Fiorentina. 

Along with Lo Celso, the club are also looking to find suitors for Harry Winks and Sergio Reguilon and Tanguy Ndombele, and all could leave the club before the end of the transfer window.

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