Lyon’s Tanguy Ndombèlé is a man in demand. He has emerged as a transfer target for many big European clubs after a great 2018-19 season with Lyon. Juventus, Liverpool, Paris Saint-German and Tottenham Hotspur are all chasing the Lyon midfielder. Spurs has suddenly emerged as favourites to sign Ndombele.
What’s the Story?
Tottenham Hotspur hasn’t signed any player in the last two transfer windows. Now, after reaching UEFA Champions League final and finishing fourth in the Premier League, they are expected to make some good signings this summer.
Spurs are being linked with a number of players to join them this summer. Ndombele is also one of them but the fact that Juventus, PSG and Liverpool have also expressed interest in him makes the signing more tricky.
However a story in Telefoot has put Spurs favourite to sign Ndombele from Lyon. It has been reported that Ndombele “seems excited” by the prospect of joining Tottenham’s project.
Although earlier it was believed Juventus are favourites to sign the midfielder from Lyon.
In the 50 games he has played this season, Ndombele has scored two goals and assisted seven. French international has a pass success rate of 89%. He also averages 1.9 tackles and 1 interceptions per match. His attacking contribution from the middle is good as well. Ndombele averaged 1.2 key passes and 2 dribbles per game in 2018-19 season.
*All the stats are from WhoScored.com