Accordingly ASOusmane Dembele has now agreed to join Paris Saint-Germain despite interest from Tottenham and Newcastle.
What’s the matter?
Well, that’s bad news for Antonio Conte and Eddie Howe.
The Spanish news agency believes so £135.5m The winger has agreed to work with Mauricio Pochettino in Paris, whose contract with Barcelona expires in June.
AS state that Barcelona are convinced Dembele has reached an agreement with PSG despite his recent upturn in form after a revival under Xavi.
The arrival of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – his old friend from Borussia Dortmund – also seems to have helped his resurgence.
It was foot Mercato who revealed Spurs and the Magpies are keen to sign Dembele if he becomes a free agent in June.
Now they could have a big problem in store as PSG seem to have won the battle with all their financial power.
No end of the world for Tottenham and Newcastle
From our point of view, this is not a big problem for the Premier League duo.
Overall, Dembele has been doing poorly since his record-breaking move from Borussia Dortmund in 2017.
For the money it cost to sign Dembele he was a disappointment.
As such, there is nothing to suggest he would do any better in the Premier League, a notoriously difficult league.
For that reason, Tottenham and Newcastle shouldn’t worry too much.
In other news, the £29,000-a-week Leeds man admits two players are nightmares in training at Thorp Arch
https://www.hitc.com/en-gb/2022/03/26/report-sources-claim-136m-tottenham-and-newcastle-target-has-agreed-to-join-psg/ Sources claim the £136m Tottenham and Newcastle target has agreed to join PSG