FC Barcelona are reportedly not signing Adama Traore on a permanent deal this summer, which could be a huge boost for Tottenham, who are also chasing the winger.
According to Marca, Ousmane Dembele’s form has made those at Barcelona more interested in keeping the France international at the club rather than spending 30m euros (£25m) to permanently sign Wolves star Traore on loan. striving for form alongside his childhood side.
The Spain international has started just three games for the La Liga side since arriving in January, and with Dembele finally hitting his stride with Barcelona, it makes sense the club are focusing on keeping the former sensation going. from Borussia Dortmund.
And that news could be massive for Tottenham, with North London side big admirers of Traore and a player the club have been following for months, with Nuno Espirito Santo pushing hard last summer to sign the powerhouse striker.
Fast forward to 2022 and Tottenham under Antonio Conte, and Spurs could once again be in the driver’s seat to sign Traore with Barcelona out of contention to sign the Spaniard.
Labeled ‘electric’ by Arsenal legend Martin Keown, Traore could be a fantastic addition to Tottenham this summer, and with Barcelona no longer interested in signing the striker, Spurs could land the livewire winger at a price. advantageous with Wolves keen to sell.
Tottenham must rush over Barcelona transfer decision for Traore
Conte looks set to make new signings for Tottenham this summer, and bringing in Traore after almost a year of chasing would be a huge blow for the club, with Barcelona almost giving Spurs a free pass for the Wolves striker.
Quick on the counter and physically imposing, Traore has the physical qualities to play for Tottenham, and under Conte the Spaniard could develop into a player capable of delivering the final ball or killer finish that the winger has been missing from his game for so long. . .
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