Atalanta goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini is on his approach to London to signal for Tottenham after finishing his medical in Milan.
Gollini had checks in Italy due to Covid-19 journey restrictions which continued on Thursday morning.
After coming by means of the medical, the 26-year-old will now fly straight to London to be a part of the Premier League membership on a season-long mortgage.
Gollini informed Sky in Italy: “I’m very comfortable. It is vitally troublesome to depart my second dwelling. I thank Bergamo [where Atalanta play] and the followers. I felt very beloved and what we did will stay in historical past.
“I’m grateful to Tottenham for this chance, I am unable to wait to begin. The opportunity of staying in Italy was there however Tottenham was the perfect alternative.”
Spurs will take Gollini on a mortgage with an possibility to purchase the Italy worldwide for £13m which is able to turn into an obligation if he performs a sure variety of video games, in accordance to Sky in Italy.
They can even have the choice to prolong the mortgage by an additional 12 months.
Fabio Paratici, Tottenham’s managing director of soccer, held intensive discussions with the Serie A membership on Monday and likewise enquired about their centre-back Cristian Romero.
Spurs have been on the lookout for a brand new goalkeeper to compete with Hugo Lloris and Joe Hart after Paulo Gazzaniga left the membership on the finish of his contract on June 30.
The membership additionally stay in talks with Bologna over a deal for Japan defender Takehiro Tomiyasu.
Tottenham are shut to finalising a swap take care of Sevilla that can see them signal winger Bryan Gil and Erik Lamela transfer to Spain.
Together with permitting Lamela to be a part of Sevilla, Spurs can even pay the La Liga facet £21.6m for Gil, in accordance to Sky in Italy.
The 20-year-old was not a part of the Spain squad that made the semi-finals of Euro 2020, however he does have three caps for his nation and is a part of the group competing on the Tokyo Olympics.
Gil spent the 2020/21 season on mortgage at Eibar, the place he scored 4 targets and registered three assists because the membership had been relegated from La Liga.
He additionally frolicked on mortgage with Leganes after coming by means of the youth system at Sevilla, for whom he has performed 21 instances.
Lamela is about to signal a three-year contract with the Spanish facet, bringing to an finish his eight-year spell with Spurs.