Summarizing the news, rumors and gossip about Tottenham’s transfer in the summer window of 2021.
Nuno: No doubt about Kane’s commitment to Spurs
New Tottenham head coach Nuno Espirito Santo said he had “no doubts” about Harry Kane’s commitment to the club.
Speaking at his first press conference as Spurs head coach, when asked if he plans to have Kane at the club for the start of the season, Nuno replied: “I don’t I have no doubts in my mind. What I want is for Harry to make a good recovery and rest well.
“When he arrives he will feel he has to commit to become better. We are ambitious, we want to do well and we are counting on Harry to do it.
“Harry is our player, period. There is no need to talk about anything else. Now is the time for him to rest. When he comes back we can have a good conversation. I can’t wait for him to rest. join the group. “
He also said conversations are ongoing with new director of football Fabio Paratici and director of technical performance Steve Hitchen regarding transfers in and out of the club.
“It’s great since we got here. It’s hard work, it’s all about pre-season and trying to get everyone to work hard. The attitude commitment from the boys has been wonderful, and I am delighted to be here.
“We talked. Me, Fabio [Paratici] and Steeve [Hitchen]. We realize that there is a lot of work to be done. It’s hard work to improve the quality that we have. We have to find the right players.
“On a daily basis, we talk. Fabio and Steve, they do their job in the market. I do mine on the training ground. Improving our squad is not easy.”
Who are Tottenham linked with?
Bryan Gil (exchange of Erik Lamela) – Tottenham are set to finalize a swap deal with Sevilla which will see them sign young winger Bryan Gil and Erik Lamela move to Spain (Air sports, July 20)
Pierluigi gollini – Tottenham are set to finalize a loan deal with Atalanta for goalkeeper Gollini (Air sports, July 20)
Cristian Romero – Tottenham are in advanced talks to sign the Atalanta defender Romero (Daily Mail, July 20)
Gareth Bale – Nuno has confirmed that the Real Madrid forward will not return to the club next season, saying: “He will not be part of our squad” (July 16).
Matthieu hoppe – Spurs are among four clubs interested in the 20-year-old Schalke striker, who scored six Bundesliga goals last season (The boot room, July 15th).
Danny ings – Tottenham made Southampton striker Danny Ings their priority signing this summer (The telegraph of the day, July 14th).
Renato Sanches – Spurs compete with Barcelona to secure the signing of the Lille midfielder (Le10Sport, 11 July)
Latest players linked to Tottenham exit
Harry kane – Kane’s England teammates believe he may refuse to return to preseason training with Spurs in an attempt to try to force a move to Man City (Telegraph, July 17); Kane has once again told Tottenham he wants to leave this summer. Spurs are now inquiring into the replacement center-forward, in the first indication the club are ready to consider the feelings of their 27-year-old talisman. (Air sports, May 27).
Erik Lamela (trade by Bryan Gil) – Tottenham are set to finalize a swap deal with Sevilla which will see them sign young winger Bryan Gil and Erik Lamela move to Spain (Air sports, July 20)
Signatures confirmed at Tottenham
Tottenham departures confirmed
Paulo Gazzaniga – the contract has expired
Danny Rose – Watford, free transfer
Kazaiah Sterling – contract expired
Juan Foyth – Villarreal, undisclosed