Transfer rumor roundup: Willian Jose to Spurs, Bournemouth after Croatian CB
London could get itself another Willian.
Willian Jose, 28, was left out of Real Sociedad’s squad at his request on Wednesday, with the club Tweeting that he’d prefer not to play until his situation is resolved.
Jose Mourinho said he would not comment on another team’s players, but Willian Jose could help Spurs bridge the gap to Harry Kane‘s return.
Willian Jose has been a double-digit scorer for Real Sociedad in La Liga for the previous three seasons, and is well on his way to another 10-goal campaign. He’s got eight goals in 20 matches this season.
Bournemouth needs defensive help, and is reportedly rivaling Newcastle United and Blackburn Rovers for Portuguese giant Toni Borevkovic.
The 22-year-old Croatian has one goal in just over 3000 minutes with the side since arriving from domestic side NK Rudes.
He’s averaging 1.3 interceptions, .9 tackles, and 3.3 clearances per game in league play.
Rio Ave sits seventh in Portugal’s top flight and is managed by former Premier League boss Carlos Carvalhal.