As per a report from Italian outlet Tuttosport, Tottenham have agreed a fee-in-principle with Sampdoria over a deal for Joachim Andersen.
Andersen, a 22-year-old Danish youth worldwide, is widely-regarded as one of many best younger defenders in Serie A.
The stopper made the transfer to Sampdoria from FC Twente in 2017, after developing by way of the youth ranks of the Dutch outfit.
After a tough debut marketing campaign on the Stadio Luigi Ferraris, throughout which he managed simply 6 league begins, Andersen has since gone on to ascertain himself as a close to ever-present within the backline of the Blucerchiati thus far within the present season.
All advised, the 6ft4 inch Dane has racked up 24 begins throughout all competitions. In truth, Andersen has didn’t earn a beginning berth for simply 2 of Sampdoria’s fixtures so far this season.
As such, the increasingly-impressive showings of the proficient stopper, who has additionally been widely-lauded for his skills on the ball, have unsurprisingly led to Andersen being linked with a possible Samp departure this summer season.
In Italy, the likes of Juventus and Inter Milan have each been named as eager admirers of the previous Twente man’s abilities.
Nevertheless, latest weeks have seen Premier League outfit Tottenham singled out as Andersen’s most-insistent suitors.
And, after Il Secolo XIX claimed final month that talks had been opened between Spurs and Sampdoria over a possible summer season deal for the Dane, Tuttosport (through SportWitness) have this afternoon gone a step additional.
The Turin-based publication have instructed that a payment of 25 million Euro has been agreed upon for Andersen to make the transfer to North London.
Nevertheless, whereas the monetary particulars of the deal have seemingly been labored out, an entire settlement is but to be discovered.
Tottenham Hotspur met with UC Sampdoria to seek out an settlement in precept for Joachim Andersen which resulted in a €25M determine being discovered. #THFC
📰 @TuttoSport through @Sport_Witness pic.twitter.com/rros0Ph9vJ
— Day by day Hotspur (@Daily_Hotspur) March 14, 2019
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