Tottenham and Brighton are each trying to land Udinese left-back Future Udogie, 90min understands.
Udogie emerged as among the best younger defenders in Serie A final season throughout his mortgage from Hellas Verona to Udinese, which was made everlasting earlier this summer time because the latter’s obligation to purchase for €4m was triggered.
There was curiosity within the 19-year-old from Serie A, the place Juventus and Inter have requested to be stored knowledgeable, however sources have confirmed to 90min that the curiosity from England may push the potential deal past their valuation of the participant.
Certainly, Tottenham have opened talks with Udinese over a deal value round €25m which might see Udogie loaned straight again out, with one other season along with his present employers on the playing cards, though Brighton are eager to supply speedy Premier League soccer.
The Seagulls are braced to lose Marc Cucurella to Chelsea and have recognized Udogie as a possible substitute for the Spaniard. Membership officers are ready to match Tottenham’s supply and hope the speedy pathway to the Premier League may assist them win the race for Udogie’s signature.
Ought to Brighton lose out to Tottenham then they’d take into account taking Udogie on a mortgage deal from their Premier League rivals.