Galatasaray, the Turkish Super Lig contenders, are edging closer to securing the services of Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Giovani Lo Celso, as reported by Aksam.
Lo Celso, the 27-year-old Argentine, has found playing time limited at Tottenham this season, featuring in just four Premier League matches. His loan spell at Villarreal in the previous season showcased his flair and creative prowess.
Currently vying for the Super Lig title and competing in the Europa League, Galatasaray views Lo Celso as a crucial addition to fortify their attacking midfield. They envision him as their playmaking “number ten,” orchestrating their offensive maneuvers and unlocking defenses.
Negotiations between the two clubs are reportedly progressing positively, with Lo Celso also open to the transfer, aiming for a fresh start to rediscover his top form.
With the Turkish transfer window set to close on Friday, a decision on Lo Celso’s future is imminent. If the deal materializes, it would be a notable acquisition for Galatasaray, enhancing their championship aspirations with Lo Celso’s proven talent and experience.
Lo Celso has faced injury setbacks during his tenure at Tottenham, having previously showcased his abilities on loan at Real Betis before his permanent move to Spurs.