Tottenham beat Frank Lampard’s Chelsea on penalties, after a 1-1 draw at the end of 90 minutes, in the Carabao Cup. Timo Werner advanced to the ‘blues’, after a pass from César Azpilicueta, but Erik Lamela took over to equalize the crash with seven minutes remaining. A duel in which Edouard Mendy debuted in the goal for those from Stamford Bridge, and Sergio Reguilón, on the left side, for those from North London.
The one who was not in the field, and, in fact, did not enter the call, was Dele Alli. Something that has unleashed speculation, since it is said that he would be negotiating his departure, and that he is looking for a destination before the transfer market ends. Because, as everyone knows, he doesn’t have a good relationship with José Mourinho, who can’t even see him. And so it has been seen in the documentary that they have released on ‘Amazon Prime Video’.
There was talk of his landing at Paris Saint-Germain, to play alongside Neymar Junior and Kylian Mbappé. An option that Thomas Tuchel has finally vetoed, as he calls for cracks with a more defensive profile. And the English international has been offered, again, to Real Madrid, which already ruled him out a few weeks ago. Because they do not see it necessary, and they believe that, at 24 years old, he is clearly stagnant, and quite overrated by the press.
The backgrounds of British players, like Bale, another who came from White Hart Lane, where he has returned this summer, is not good at all. Thus, Zinedine Zidane He has not doubted it for a second, and has nipped in the bud any possibility of seeing the former MK Dons in the Santiago Bernabeu. At least for the moment. And he was very clear and forceful with his latest statements.
“What I have is this squad and I always have the best. Madrid is always like this. The market is open until the 5th, but I am very happy with what I have. When I spoke before about Vinicius and the rest, in the end we are many. Are you going to bring more people here? For what? It is already confusing because they are all very good. I’m really happy, ”he snapped.
Florentino Pérez has gotten the message.