Tottenham Hotspur are apparently lining up a move for RB Leipzig midfielder Marcel Sabitzer.
Tottenham Hotspur are apparently lining up a move for RB Leipzig midfielder Marcel Sabitzer
Manager Jose Mourinho was impressed by the 26-year-old’s efficiency in last season’s Champions League knockout match, which saw the German side remove Spurs from the competition.
Mundo Deportivo reports that Tottenham are keeping a close eye on the Austrian international in case they lose Barcelona target Tanguy Ndombele and would want to invest around ₤ 45m to catch the Leipzig star.
Leipzig are also comprehended to be thinking about permitting Sabitzer to leave the club at the right price as they know that his worth will only decrease with his contract ending in 2022.
Sabitzer is an important member of Julian Nagelsmann‘s side, who currently inhabit 3rd place in the Bundesliga table, 2 points off leaders Bayern Munich.
The Leipzig skipper scored 16 times and supplied 11 assists throughout 44 matches in all competitions for the German club last season.
Spurs, on the other hand, are wanting to enhance in January having recently slipped up in the Premier League with a draw against Crystal Palace and beats against both Liverpool and Leicester City.