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·30 March 2023

Tottenham might need to fork out £66m for 23-year-old target

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Tottenham Hotspur have been linked with a move for the Porto goalkeeper Diogo Costa.

The 23-year-old has been scouted extensively this season and his performances have impressed the north London club. He has been a regular for club and country this season.

The player has been linked with a move to Tottenham for months now and it remains to be seen whether the Premier League side come forward with a concrete proposal for him at the end of the season.

A report from Correio de Manha (h/t SportWitness) claims that Spurs might have to pay €75 million (£66m) in order to sign the player. The Portuguese international has a €75 million release clause in his contract and Porto are unlikely to bring down the asking price.

Tottenham must look to bring in a quality alternative to Hugo Lloris whose error-prone performances have cost the team valuable points.

While the Portuguese international could be a solid long-term acquisition, the asking price could be a bit of a problem for the north London club.

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Spurs need to strengthen the other areas of their squad in the summer as well and it says highly unlikely that Daniel Levy will splash €75 million on one signing.

Porto will have to be a bit more realistic with their demands in order for the move to go through. Tottenham have been linked with a number of Premier League goalkeepers as well who are likely to be cheaper than Costa.

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