Antonio Conte has told the Tottenham Board of the seven players he does not want this summer. These players will make way for the new players. Since, The Italian has led the club to a remarkable top 4 finish in the Premier League season of 2021/2022. The club has finished above the likes of local rivals Arsenal and Manchester United. Conte helped the club clinch a return to the Champions League on the final day. Conte now appears to be staying at Tottenham and will be hoping to reshape the squad in the summer.
The club has confirmed the signing of Ivan Perisic the winger from Inter Milan. The club also will make the signing of Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster in the next few days after agreeing to the deal. Both players will join the club as free transfers. Conte has also made his feelings clear about the outgoing players at the club to the Tottenham chiefs. According to the reports, Antonio Conte wants to offload seven players to make way for the new signings.
The Meeting ( Conte Tottenham Chiefs)
On Monday, the same day that Perisic signed for the Spurs, Conte held a meeting over the club’s summer recruitment with Fabio Paratici, the technical director. In the meeting, the list of players that were deemed surplus to requirements for the club were named Conte to Paratici so the club can find new clubs for them. According to reports, there were many players who made the list.
The report states Tanguy Ndombele, Davinson Sanchez, Harry Winks, Giovani Lo Celso, Steven Bergwijn, Sergio Reguilon and Joe Rodon all face uncertain futures and many of them will be moved in the summer. Meanwhile, Tottenham is expected to undergo a significant squad overhaul in the summer. Conte is set to be given a mammoth transfer budget for the summer transfer window.
Big Plans for the summer
The club is expected to support Antonio Conte in the summer window as fans love the manager and his competitive attitude. The club is also expected to strengthen in several areas. These include goalkeeper, center back, wingback, central midfielder, and striker. The club is expected to have no shortage of funds following recent 150 million injections from the owner. However, It seems the mammoth budget is not enough and he wants to create an extra budget from the sales. Antonio Content appears to have intent on establishing a greater squad with depth at the club.
Conte has told the reporters in the recent press conferences “No, no, we are totally focused on this season. Always because I repeat we are finishing this season with only 15 players. So it’s not convenient right now to give them a list because it would be a big one.” So it looks like this season wants a big squad to fight for all the trophies they compete for.