Barcelona striker to leave Nou Camp – Tottenham set to pounce?

first_imgTottenham have been put on alert after it has emerged that Sandro Ramirez is set to leave Barcelona at the end of the season.The 20-year-old had been tipped as a future star for the Catalans, having graduated from the La Masia academy, but has now been told by manager Luis Enrique that he is not in his plans.As a result, Barca have put Sandro on the transfer market and, according to Sport, he will be available for around £7.8million this summer.Tottenham chased the forward in January and narrowly missed out on signing him on deadline day, but they have yet to come forward with an offer ahead of the summer window.However, with news filtering through to White Hart Lane of his uncertain Barca future, they are now seriously considering a swoop.Mauricio Pochettino is on the lookout for a back-up striker to support Harry Kane next season and views the young Spaniard as a player who can fulfil that role.Sandro is understood to be open to continuing his development under Pochettino and the prospect of Champions League football at White Hart Lane has made a move to north London an even more attractive proposition for him. Tottenham chased Barca forward Sandro Ramirez throughout the January transfer window 1last_img read more