Jose Mourinho is supposedly looking to strengthen the Tottenham defence in the summer transfer window and has actually allocated Ruben Dias as one of his prime targets.
The Spurs boss is keen to return to Benfica to sign Dias after the club signed Gedson Fernandes on loan in the January transfer window.
Football London declared the other day that Spurs are greatly thinking about signing the Portugal international. Benfica are anticipated to require a high transfer charge for him.Dias has Jorge Mendes as his representative who is a friend of Mourinho. Spurs would be looking to lower the charge for the player, and they value him at ₤40 million.
Portugal paper Record (h/t Sport Witness) has actually declared that Tottenham’s proposed offer will not suffice to sign Dias as it is no place near to Benfica’s appraisal of the player.
The 22- year-old young defender signed a new handle November that will keep him at the club till 2024 and has a release provision of ₤80 million. If they handle to qualify for the Champions League next season, Tottenham’s opportunities of signing him will be enhanced.
Stimulates do need to sign a centre-back thissummer The likes of Jan Vertonghen, Juan Foyth and Cameron Carter-Vickers might leave the club, however it appears they need to enhance the offer– might remain in the region of ₤60 m– to have any opportunity of landing Dias.