Tottenham target Davinson Sanchez offered new contract by Ajax

Davinson Sanchez

Tottenham Hotspur are closing in on a deal for Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez according to a reputable Spanish journalist, while Sky Sports have confirmed that the Premier League side want the Colombia worldwide.

A deal now appears to be on the verge of completion as the newspaper says the defender has already agreed personal terms so the move should be wrapped-up swiftly as long as there are no late complications.

Tottenham Hotspur target Davinson Sánchez has not been included in Ajax's match day squad to face Heracles tonight, with Dutch source AD.nl claiming this being due to a potential transfer away rather than a fitness issue.

Sanchez was hugely impressive in his debut campaign in Holland last season as he made 43 appearances to help Ajax finish runners-up in the Eredivisie to title-winners Feyenoord. But if Sanchez can improve on how he played for Ajax last season, €35 million could prove to be a bargain.

His performances for Ajax also got him into the Colombia setup, and he made his debut for their senior national team in 2016.

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Finally, Diego Costa remains away from the squad following his public fallout with Antonio Conte and the club over the summer. A performance like this, maybe somewhat hard to come by with the amount of action he will surely face.

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Two late goals from Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud , brought the Gunners back from a one-goal deficit in the final 10 minutes. The Gunners managed a 4-3 victory over Leicester in a thrilling encounter at the Emirates this evening.

Spurs are yet to buy anyone so far this summer, a situation causing concern for fans and players, judging by the comments of defender Danny Rose.

Pochettino has worked between a number of different formations and has fielded both a back four and three centre-halves over the last 12 months.

Today, Spurs close-in on Davinson Sanchez...

Kyle Walker was sold earlier this summer and a new right-back is believed to be a priority for Tottenham, with Eric Dier or Kyle Walker-Peters seemingly set to operate in the role this weekend.

But the wait for their first signing looks nearly over on the eve of Tottenham's first league match of the season at Newcastle.

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