Tottenham transfer blow! Defensive target signs new contract

first_img Aymen Abdennour Aymen Abdennour has snubbed interest from Tottenham by signing a contract extension with Monaco.talkSPORT told you last month about growing interest in the defender, with the Tunisia international confessing Spurs were chasing him.The 25-year-old has been a constant in the Monaco side this season which has conceded just 20 goals in Ligue 1 this season.His performances had alerted the attention of clubs across Europe and it has been claimed that Tottenham have been preparing a swoop for Abdennour.However, the centre-back has now snubbed Spurs’ advances and signed a one-year contract extension with Monaco until 2019. 1last_img

‘Bakayoko is the player Pogba aspires to be’ – Chelsea fans on confirmed signing

first_img1 Chelsea have signed Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco on a five-year deal, the Premier League champions have announced.The once-capped France international, 22, is reported to have cost the Blues around £40m following his superb season in Ligue 1.Bakayoko helped ASM win their domestic title and reach the semi-finals of the Champions League; he played 51 games in all competitions, scoring three goals.An all-round central midfielder, Bakayoko is expected to partner N’Golo Kante at the heart of Antonio Conte’s 3-4-3 system, with Nemanja Matic set to depart Stamford Bridge this summer as his game time will now be limited.So, how do Chelsea fans feel about the signing of Bakayoko? talkSPORT have collected some of the best social media reaction, which you can see below… Tiemoue Bakayoko has officially signed for Chelsea last_img read more