Porto open to Luis Diaz sale despite interest from Tottenham

Porto are ready to part ways with star striker Luis Diaz this month, but they are ready to stand firm on their asking price, 90 minutes understand.

Diaz has been one of the best players in Portuguese football this season, racking up 14 goals and five assists in 18 appearances.

Reports suggest Tottenham have launched a bid for Diaz initially worth £37m, giving Porto 48 hours to decide whether or not to take it before moving on to other targets before the window closes. closed.

Sources close to the Portuguese side revealed 90 minutes Diaz’s exit has not been ruled out, but it will take getting closer to the £50m mark to convince them to sell the Colombia international.

Diaz’s contract includes a release clause which stands at around £70million, but given that he has two years left on his contract and is starting to attract significant interest from across Europe, Porto are ready to accept a slight drop before their value starts to fall.

Meanwhile, Tottenham continue to negotiate with Wolverhampton Wanderers over a deal for Adama Traore, who manager Antonio Conte sees as a viable option at right-back.

Spurs are confident they can get a deal done, but Wolves have warned Daniel Levy that they are more than happy to keep Traore until the end of the season unless their demands are met.

Talks are also underway with Paris Saint-Germain over a loan move for midfielder Tanguy Ndombele. PSG must offload a player before they can bring in Ndombele and 90 minutes understands that Julian Draxler and Georginio Wijnaldum would be open to moving to Spurs in a loan swap.

Elsewhere, Giovani Lo Celso and Dele Alli have been told they are free to leave north London before the end of the window, with Newcastle among the suitors for the latter.

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