Mauricio Pochettino had admitted that some Spurs players could still make an exit this summer.
The Tottenham boss says his squad could still change, despite how late in the summer it is.
“I think it’s not an excuse. I am not complaining about the situation, only explaining it,” the Argentine stated after the match. “Of course, we still need to wait to see what happens with our squad. Maybe some players are still in a situation where things can happen.”
Real Madrid to make late play for Eriksen
The Spanish giants are waiting until the last minute to pile pressure on Tottenham chief Daniel Levy to accept a ‘take it or leave it’ offer for the Dane.
Levy is determined not to let big assets leave on a free and sold Mousa Dembele last season rather than allow him to run down his contract.
Celtic close in on Meling signing
Celtic manager Neil Lennon was tight-lipped about the possibility of bringing Meling to Glasgow after watching his side labour to a 2-1 win over Dunfermline after extra-time in the Betfred Cup.
But it is believed that Meling is close to agreeing a deal to join the Scottish champions, and he could be unveiled before Celtic’s Europa League play-off against AIK Stockholm on Thursday night.
Bayern sign Cuisance
Bayern sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic said: “Mickael is a huge talent, with a lot of quality in possession football. I think he will make a name for himself because he has a good mentality, an excellent technique and an excellent left foot.”
Sanchez agrees deal to join Inter
Forward set to join Serie A side to end Man Utd nightmare
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said recently that he didn’t expect the Chilean to depart this summer, but now it looks like a deal to rescue Sanchez from his Old Trafford nightmare has been reached.
“Alexis is such a professional and he comes in working every single day really hard and he wants to be a part of this,” the United manager said.
Sanchez turns down Roma
United were willing to pay a huge chunk of his £560,000-a-week wages after the two clubs had agreed a loan deal with an option to buy.
But the Chilean has turned down the chance of a move to the Italian capital.