Jose Mourinho calls Arsenal and Manchester United target Thomas Meunier to convince him to join Tottenham

first_imgJose Mourinho calls Arsenal and Manchester United target Thomas Meunier to convince him to join Tottenham Advertisement Thomas Meunier is out of contract with Paris Saint-Germain this summer (Getty Images)However, the report also claims that Mourinho stressed that he still needs to approve the move with Spurs chairman Daniel Levy, who is keen to sign younger players.Last month, reports claimed that Meunier had agreed a deal to join Borussia Dortmund on a free transfer.When asked about a potential move to Spurs last month, Meunier told RTBF: ‘A free, international player, who plays in the FIFA ranked world’s No.1 team [Belgium] and who is 28 years old, it cannot be a bad buy, even if I get gangrene and I have to cut off a leg!‘Clubs don’t have much to lose in the investment, and I think they know it. They have everything to gain.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘Everything that circulates on me on social media versus Dortmund, I don’t understand: I’ve seen so many articles linking me to Tottenham or Inter.‘I don’t understand this craze. My main objective is always to stay in Paris, but for the moment it’s pretty calm.’Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page. Jose Mourinho has made a move to sign Thomas Meunier for Tottenham (Visionhaus)Jose Mourinho has called Paris Saint-Germain right-back Thomas Meunier in an attempt to convince him to join Tottenham, according to reports in Belgium.The 28-year-old is out of contract with the French champions at the end of June and is set to be available on a free transfer this summer.The Belgium international was heavily linked with a move to Arsenal last year, while Manchester United were also considering a deal before they signed Aaron Wan-Bissaka from Crystal Palace.But according to L’Equipe, Mourinho has now made a move to sign Meunier and has already spoken to the defender about the prospect of joining Spurs.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTThe report claims that Mourinho told Meunier that he wants him in his Spurs squad next season and the phone call was well received by the Belgian defender. Comment Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 25 Apr 2020 2:16 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2kShares Advertisementlast_img

Leave a Reply