Tottenham face battle convincing Karol Linetty to leave Lech Poznan

Tottenham are in advanced talks for Lech Poznan whizkid Karol Linetty.

Tottenham are in advanced talks for Lech Poznan whizkid Karol Linetty.

The Sun says Spurs will cough up £2.5 million to make the teen manager Mauricio Pochettino first signing as new Tottenham manager.

Manchester United, Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid have all been watching Linetty, who has been likened to former Spurs star Luka Modric.

Polish sources, meanwhile, say Linetty will need convincing about moving to White Hart Lane.

tribalfootball.com understands Linetty's camp are reluctant for the 19 year-old to move abroad after only one full season of senior football at Lech Poznan.

 
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