Personal Terms Agreed
Bayern Munich is on the verge of making a concrete bid for Tottenham’s Eric Dier, following successful discussions over personal terms with the player. The German club has reportedly won the 29-year-old’s approval, setting the stage for an official offer.
Bid in the Works
With personal terms no longer a hurdle, Bayern Munich is preparing to present a bid of approximately £4.3 million to secure Dier’s services before the transfer window closes. The acquisition of Dier, who is capable of playing as a centre-back or a defensive midfielder, is a priority for the Bundesliga champions this month.
Thomas Tuchel’s Influence
Bayern manager Thomas Tuchel has already laid out his vision for Dier at the club, highlighting the player’s adaptability. Tuchel’s direct involvement signals a clear plan for incorporating Dier into the team’s structure.
Kane’s Bavarian Endorsement
Harry Kane, a Tottenham stalwart and close friend of Dier, has been instrumental in advocating for the transfer. Kane’s insights into life in Bavaria and his recommendation have been influential in Bayern’s pursuit.
Spurs’ Stance on Dier’s Departure
Tottenham’s manager Ange Postecoglou claims to be in the dark regarding the imminent deal for Dier, despite acknowledging that the team could withstand his exit. This comes as Tottenham faces a defensive challenge with multiple players sidelined due to injuries.
Tottenham’s Defensive Reinforcements
As Dier’s departure looms, Tottenham is not standing still. The club is reportedly close to securing a new defender, with Genoa’s Radu Dragusin in their sights after recent negotiations, despite mixed signals from the player’s representative.
Dier’s Diminishing Role and Contract Situation
Despite a notable tenure at Tottenham, amassing 364 appearances, Dier has seen limited game time this season. With his contract due to expire in the summer of 2024, the current campaign could be his last with the Spurs.
Tottenham’s Transfer Talks Continue
In related news, Tottenham is engaged in discussions to bring in an England international, with the player’s valuation now out in the open.
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