Tottenham Hotspur’s hopes of signing Inter star Lautaro Martinez have come to an finish, with the Argentine striker near signing a brand new contract with Nerazzurri.
Spurs launched a bid of 70 million euros to land the 24-year-old earlier within the summer time switch window, after they had been on the lookout for a doable substitute for ahead Harry Kane, who was on the lookout for a transfer to Manchester City on the time.
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But Martinez rejected the potential for switching to north London and acknowledged that his want was to remain at Inter.
And Nerazzurri followers will probably be delighted to listen to that the Argentine has reached an settlement on a brand new contract in Milan, which will probably be finalized and introduced quickly, as reported by Fabrizio Romano.
Martinez has by no means been excited about a switch, regardless of Spurs’ bid of 70 million euros. Inter’s tough monetary circumstances meant that that they had to contemplate the supply, however the participant refused to offer up, which truly ended the Premier League facet’s hopes of hitting a deal.
Instead, Martinez simply needed an improved wage on his present £ 80,000-a-week contract, which expires within the summer time of 2023. The ahead’s agent Alejandro Camano repeated this not too long ago, emphasizing that the participant had a “perfect” relationship with the membership.
“Lautaro is happy with Inter and Italy,” Camano advised Cesar Luis Merlo. “His choice is to remain.
“His relationship with Inter is excellent. Lautaro is calm. It is true that there have been affords, however right now he’s comfy and we are going to sit right down to discuss concerning the future.”
Camano then advised FCInter1908: “Lautaro is an Inter participant and is joyful in Italy. He won’t ever come into battle with the membership. Never, that is actuality.”
Martinez’s forthcoming contract announcement places an entire cease to all rumors of a switch, and Atletico Madrid are additionally believed to be monitoring his scenario.