Cristian Romero: Tottenham step up pursuit of Atalanta and Argentina defender
Tottenham have stepped up talks with Atalanta over a deal for centre-back Cristian Romero.
Spurs have made an offer of at least £34m (€40m) plus £8.5m (€10) in bonuses - but he is not their only centre-back target and the club will not overpay for the Argentine.
Personal terms with the player are not expected to be a problem if a deal is agreed between the clubs, however, with Spurs ready to give Romero a five-year deal plus an option of a sixth
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Tottenham's new managing director of football Fabio Paratici has intensified discussions over Romero, who has also been on Manchester United's list, after sealing a loan for Atalanta goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini.