Arrival of Ndombele could spark the departure of Wanyama and Dier

By Odero Charles: Thursday, June 13th 2019 at 12:22 GMT +3 | Football
Tanguy Ndombele could be set for a £50million switch to Tottenham this summerCredit: AFP

Tottenham are leading the race to sign combative midfielder Tanguy Ndombele from Lyon as they look to strengthen their midfield ahead of next season,

According to The Sun, the arrival of the 22- year old could mean the end of two Tottenham midfielders.

England's Eric Dier and Kenya's Victor Wanyama are the two players that could be sold.

The arrival of Ndombele could spark the departure of Victor Wanyama and Eric Dier [photo courtesy]

This is because Wanyama has struggled with several injuries throughout the season while Dier also had his issues with an appendix surgery.

Ndombele, dubbed the next N'golo Kante, has impressed this season with his performances in Ligue 1 and the Champions League, making 49 appearances in all competitions, scoring three goals and contributing eight assists.

Liverpool and Manchester United are also understood to be interested in the talented midfielder, with Spurs reportedly leading the way for his signature, according to The Sun.

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The report claims that Lyon are understood to want around £70million, however, Spurs believe they can sign the Frenchman for around £50m.

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