The bid made by Tottenham Hotspur for centre-back Cristian Romero has been accepted by Atalanta, according to Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano.
Spurs’ initial offer for the 23-year-old was rejected by the Italian club but the north London club continued to push to land Romero this summer.
Only last weekend, the negotiations came close to getting called off but over the last few days, Spurs made more gains in talks with the Serie A side.
And now, report has it that finally, a deal is in place between Spurs and Atalanta for Romero to move to Tottenham.
Atalanta accepted Spurs’ latest bid, which was €50m plus another €5m in add-ons based on his performances.
Romero will now jet out to London, since there is an agreement in place, to complete the formalities of a transfer.
Tottenham have already agreed on personal terms with the Argentine defender who has been pushing for the move.
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