By Chris Wright
Big chair or tiny man? You decide…
Tottenham are featuring heavily in today’s transfer gossip with rumoury news that they are to bring in a pair of defensive midfielders to increase their options in the middle of the pitch.
A £6 million deal for long-term target Sandro looks to be nearing completion with the Internacional man having agreed personal terms with Spurs ‘in principle’. A work permit is yet to be issued for the 20 year old and some ominous ‘third-party ownership’ issues are yet to be resolved, but Tottenham are hoping to force through the transfer in January.
The most surprising story today though is that Tottenham may also attempt to bring Mathieu Flamini back to the Premier League after the former Arsenal man has struggled to make an impression (having mostly being played out of position) at AC Milan during his stint with the Italian giants. Flamini is understandably desperate for first-team football as he attempts to keep his place in France’s World Cup squad and a move