Napoli Join Inter & Roma In Race To Sign Tottenham Defender Jan Vertonghen
Inter are one of three Italian clubs interested in signing Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen after his contract expires with the North London club, according to a report from today’s paper edition of the Turin based newspaper Tuttosport.
The report details how the 33-year-old Belgian defender’s contract will expire with Spurs at the end of this season, eight years after his arrival. The player is wanted by many clubs across Europe, with three in Italy particularly keen to sign Vertonghen.
Inter, Roma and Napoli are all interested in signing the 33-year-old veteran, the report continues. The Giallorossi have made a lot of progress in recent weeks in the talks, and now Napoli are in contact with his entourage as well.
Vertonghen has made 26 appearances across all competitions so far this season, for a total of 2151 minutes. In that time, he has scored two goals, provided one assist and helped the side keep four clean sheets.