Blow for Tottenham! Inter Milan win race for ‘new Patrick Vieira’

first_img Marseille star Giannelli Imbula Tottenham have been beaten by Inter Milan in the race to land Marseille star Giannelli Imbula.The Italian giants are on the verge of bringing Mauricio Pochettino’s transfer target to the San Siro on a season-long loan deal.It has been revealed by Sky Sport Italia that Marseille are prepared to allow the 22-year-old midfielder to leave the club on loan for a £1m fee and include an option in the deal for Inter to sign him permanently for another £15m at the end of next season.Imbula, who has also been linked with Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal, impressed for the Ligue 1 side last term and has been dubbed the ‘new Patrick Vieira’.The Nerazzurri have been active in the summer transfer market so far and want to add Imbula’s signature to that of Geoffrey Kondogbia, who signed from French side Monaco last week. 1last_img read more