Spurs could still sign teenage ace as Man City deal denied

first_imgTottenham could still sign Gavin Bazunu as a rumoured deal taking the teenager to Manchester City has been denied by Shamrock Rovers.It was widely reported last week that City had wrapped up the signing of Bazunu, the goalkeeper, for around £360,000, having invited him to the Etihad to watch their demolition of Huddersfield in the Premier League. The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ targets Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade 2 IN DEMAND Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father 2 Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? Latest transfer news LIVING THE DREAM targets moving on LATEST Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer Bazunu has agreed a deal to join Manchester City RANKED Bazunu has agreed a deal to join Manchester City Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti three-way race It was claimed Pep Guardiola’s side had beaten Tottenham to the signing of Bazunu, with Spurs bidding for him a few weeks before City made their approach.However, the Irish Independent claim the move to City has not yet been completed, with it expected Bazunu will go for higher than the £360,000 offered by the Premier League champions; there are suggestions Bazunu could be sold for over €500,000, which would break the League of Ireland record for the sale of a player. Chelsea confident of beating Man United and Liverpool to Sancho signing REVEALED This has opened the door for Tottenham to still win the race for Bazunu, with Stephen Bradley, the Shamrock Rovers manager, confirming in the story that both City and Spurs are battling it out for the teenager.“I’d imagine in the next month or so (a choice),” Bradley is quoted as saying. “But again it’s down to Gavin and the club. He needs to get a good feel for what he decides.“It’s all still going on behind the scenes, that will look after itself. Both clubs have shown a big, big interest in him.”16-year-old Bazunu has quickly emerged as one of the brightest talents in Irish football, despite making just six appearances for the Tallaght Stadium club. Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January TOP WORK He is still to concede a goal in four League of Ireland appearances, and also impressed in Rovers’ Europa League qualifying defeat to AIK.Bazunu is unable to leave his homeland until he turns 17 in February, though he is expected to remain in Ireland until he finishes his Leaving Certificate next June.last_img

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