Report claims Tottenham Hotspur stance on Bruno Fernandes

Bruno Fernandes of Portugal lifts the trophy following the UEFA Nations League Final between Portugal and the Netherlands at Estadio do Dragao on June 09, 2019 in Porto, Portugal.

Tottenham Hotspur have been linked with Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes.

Bruno Fernandes of Portugal and Georginio Wijnaldum of Netherlands battle for the ball during the UEFA Nations League Final between Portugal and the Netherlands at Estadio do Dragao on...

According to The Daily Mail, Tottenham Hotspur have decided not to make a move for Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes in the summer transfer window.

It has been reported that Tottenham are among a number of clubs who have been approached this summer over the transfer of Fernandes by Sporting, who need the £50 million they want as transfer fee for the Portugal international midfielder.

The Daily Mail has claimed that Spurs have decided not to make a move for the 24-year-old Portugal international midfielder.

 

Surprise twist

This reported latest development regarding Fernandes and Tottenham is quite different to what was reported in the Portuguese press last week.

It was reported in Record that the 24-year-old was set to join Spurs after snubbing interest from Liverpool, Manchester United and Manchester City.

Bruno Fernandes of Portugal looks on during the UEFA Nations League Final between Portugal and the Netherlands at Estadio do Dragao on June 09, 2019 in Porto, Portugal.

Stats

According to WhoScored, Fernandes made 33 appearances in the Portuguese league for Sporting this season, scoring 20 goals and providing 13 assists in the process.

The midfielder scored three goals and provided one assist in eight Europa League matches this campaign, according to WhoScored.

Bruno Fernandes midfielder of Portugal in action during the UEFA Nations League Final match between Portugal and Netherlands at the Dragao stadium in Porto on June 9, 2019.

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