Regardless of where Tottenham Hotspur finish at the end of the season, Jose Mourinho will be aiming to boost his defence in the next transfer window.
Mourinho requires a strong backline as the structure, and he requires to make needed changes to the squad in thesummer The likes of Jan Vertonghen, Juan Foyth and Cameron Carter-Vickers might leave the club in the summer that would maximize the space and salaries for new additions.
Nevertheless, Daniel Levy has actually confessed that financial resources for transfers will be hard to find specifically after the global pandemic that makes the job harder for the Portuguese boss.
According to reports from Football London, Mourinho is keen to go back to Benfica to sign another player after Gedson Fernandes’ January loan.
The report declares that Tottenham are greatly interested in signing Portugal international Ruben Dias however Benfica are anticipated to require a high transfer cost for him. The 22- year-old young defender signed a new offer in November and has a release stipulation of ₤80 million.
Nevertheless, Dias has Jorge Mendes as his representative who is a friend of Mourinho. Spurs would be aiming to reduce the cost for the player they value him at around ₤40 million.
Tottenham’s opportunities of signing him will be increased if they can finish within the leading 4 this season if and when football resumes once again. Spurs are 8th in the Premier League table, 7 points behind fourth-placed Chelsea, with 9 games delegated play.