Mourinho is already preparing with Tottenham an operation valued at 145 million euros to change the backbone of a Tottenham runner-up in Europe that shows signs of exhaustion after several years improving records season after season.
According to Sky Sports, the Portuguese coach wants to undertake six signings to change his defense and strengthen the midfield, confident that his forward is well covered with two top players like Harry Kane and Heung-Min Son, who are currently injured.
The chosen ones would be Atal (Nice), Jamal Lewis (Norwich), Sabitzer (RB Leizpig) and two LaLiga players, Eder Militao (Real Madrid) and Geoffrey Kondogbia, Valencia midfielder.
According to the market value of each player calculated by the specialized website Transfermarkt, Militao and Sabitzer would be the most expensive players with 40 each, followed by Kondogbia with 28 million and Atal with 25. Jamal Lewis, side of the Canaries, would not reach fifteen million.
After finishing runners-up in Europe last season, Tottenham is experiencing a fateful campaign in which Pochettino was replaced by Jose Mourinho after the poor results of the team, which a plague of injuries from its best players have complicated the task for the Portuguese of return it to the top of the rankings. Spurs stayed in eighth place before the stoppage of the competition due to the coronavirus, four points behind Manchester United, which marks the European zone.
In the Champions League, they lost to RB Leizpig in the round of 16. “All the Leipzig substitutes would play in my team,” he assured the team a Sabitzer who was a starter and that Mourinho now wants to take to North London along with five other signings.