Tottenham Hotspur have ‘everything agreed’ with the agent of Wilmar Barrios to secure a potential transfer, according to journalist Luis Fregossi.
The North London club are willing to offer 23m euros for the Colombian to sign him from Argentian club Boca Juniors.
Barrios is keen to join Spurs and has made becoming part of Mauricio Pochettino’s side a priority.
‘Wilmar Barrios’ future is in England’
El destino de Wilmar #Barrios es Inglaterra , el @SpursOfficial puso Primera y ya tiene todo acordado con el representante del Colombiano para q siga su carrera allí.
La oferta del club inglés a las oficinas del club está al caer. 23 M de Euros por La totalidad d su pase
— Luis Fregossi (@LuisFregossi) October 19, 2018
Luis Fregossi tweet translated:
Wilmar‘ future is in England.
He has put Tottenham first, who already have everything agreed with the representatives of the Colombian.
The English club are set to make a 23m euro offer for the purchase of the player.
Tottenham are ready to make their first addition since Lucas Moura signed from Paris Saint-Germain at the start of the year.
Barrios is a player the club have been keen on since the summer and his good World Cup campaign.
Spurs are prepared to offer 23m euros for the midfielder and have already reached an agreement with the Barrios’ representatives.
Pochettino: “Coaching staff always want to improve the squad with signings”
Pochettino has hinted that Tottenham are looking to add to their squad in January.
The Argentine manager admitted that all coaches are keen to sign new players every six months “to change the dynamic in the dressing room”.
“All the coaching staff, managers, always want to improve the squad with signings and players from the academy because football is dynamic.
“Every six months you need to do something to refresh and to wake up, or to change the dynamic in the dressing room. Always.
“We tried to sign players but we could not achieve what we need or what we want.”
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