Ornstein reveals Fulham have turned consideration to unsettled Tottenham star
Date printed: Monday twenty eighth September 2020 1:42
Fulham have entered the race for unsettled Tottenham defender Juan Foyth after their prime goal Marlon failed a medical, in accordance with stories.
Scott Parker desires to signal a defensive reinforcement earlier than the switch deadline, as he appears to be like to finish his squad for his or her first season again within the Premier League.
The Cottagers have been eager on Sassuolo’s Marlon, however the Brazilian has failed a medical, in accordance with The Athletic‘s David Ornstein.
The previous Barcelona defender had been on the verge of a £13m transfer, however that has now fallen by.
Due to this fact, Fulham at the moment are having to look elsewhere for a defensive reinforcement. And Ornstein claims the reply may come from a London rival.
The participant in query is Juan Foyth. The Argentine defender has fallen out of favour below Jose Mourinho, and is trying to go away Spurs earlier than deadline day.
When there was curiosity from Boca Juniors, Foyth stated in July: “I don’t take into consideration going again to Argentina. Proper now it’s greatest to remain in Europe.
“It’s what I would like and what the membership will certainly search for, both with a sale or a mortgage.
“For my future and since the dream of each participant is to be in Europe, the most effective factor is to remain right here and search continuity.”
Leeds, Villarreal linked with Foyth
Reviews then emerged that Leeds have been contemplating a transfer as they regarded to exchange Ben White. However as a substitute of signing his compatriot, Marcelo Bielsa opted for Robin Koch and Diego Llorente as a substitute.
That doesn’t imply Foyth received’t keep within the Premier League, although, as Fulham at the moment are eager on him.
Various centre-back targets are Watford’s Craig Dawson and Torino’s Gleison Bremer.
Foyth has additionally been recognized as a prime goal for Villarreal, who at the moment are managed by former Arsenal boss Unai Emery.
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