Tottenham close to signing ex-Inter midfielder Esteban Cambiasso on a free transfer [Mirror]

The Mirror claim new Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino is closing in on a fellow Argentine, with Esteban Cambiasso’s signature close Cambiasso, who coincided with Pochettino with the Argentine national team, is a free agent, having been released by Inter Milan after 10 seasons with the

The 33-year old (34 in August) veteran would hardly represent a regeneration at Spurs, but with his tactical nous and know-how, and wealth of experience, the 2010 Treble winner would provide solidity and reliability to Spurs’ notoriously flaky midfield.

With no signing-on fee, if Spurs could eke the last bit of juice out of Cambiasso for a couple of seasons, it would be a great bit of risk-free business from Pochettino.

And of course, Pochettino would have another Spanish speaker to help him out as he continues to get to grips with English…