The good performance of the Ecuadorian central defender Piero Hincapie with the Bayer Leverkusen, in his first season in the Bundesliga, he woke up European club interest for having him in their ranks.
One of the interested parties is Tottenham in the English Premier Leaguefrom where the value of the player’s pass was known Ecuadorian, valued over 30 million of pounds sterling, according to the newspaper TheSun.
The English newspaper publishes this Sunday that, if he wants to keep the tricolor, Tottenham “must pay at least 34 million pounds sterling (42 million dollars) for defender Piero Hincapié”.
The newspaper highlights that the tricolor central defender “is on the list of players that the technical director Antonio Conte is looking for”and who could join a list of signings including midfielder Yves Bissouma, striker Ivan Perisic and goalkeeper Fraser Forster.
According to The Sunthe failure in the attempt to sign the Italian Alessandro Bastoni (Inter Milan) would have made Conte looks to Hincapié to occupy a position that he considers “key” in search of the goals set this season: the Champions League and the Premier title.
“The Leverkusen is aware of the interest generated by its young player and is set for several deals this summer with the lure of Premier League football hard to resist. (D)