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French defender is one step away from a loan to Tottenham: Conte wants to convince the player


Tottenham Hotspur is in preliminary talks with the Catalan club over the lease of Clement Lenglet.

The player got less time in the starting lineup, last season he was included in the starting eleven only seven times.

Since the beginning of the June, rumors of Tottenham’s interest in the French national team defender have been circulating all over the media. According to ESPN (via Sport), the London club is really interested in the defender and wants to secure the services of the player.

Antonio Conte wants to convince Lenglet to accept the offer and move to Tottenham. The Italian coach values the player’s talent high and believes that the defender has incredible characteristics if used properly.

Tottenham have qualified for the Champions League this season, finishing 4th, and are currently having a great transfer window, strengthening the current squad. For this reason, the move for the French defender will be a solid reinforcement in the defensive line.