Football.London’s Alasdair Gold has stated that the club would ideally like to sign two central defenders.
It was rumoured that Lille had told Tottenham that they need to pay around €45m (£39m) to sign the Dutch defender.
However, L’Equipe now claim that Lille are determined to hold on to the 21-year-old ahead of their foray into the Champions League next season. It is asserted that the Ligue 1 club consider Botman ‘close to unsellable’.
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The speculation linking us with Botman has died down considerably over the last couple of months. That suggests that it was either Mourinho who was pushing for the Dutch defender or that Spurs have instead moved on to cheaper options like Andersen after understanding Lille’s stance on the Dutch defender.
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