Inter Milan and Croatian forward Ivan Perisic may likely join Tottenham as all is set for the deal to go through, MySportDab reports.
The 33-year-old Croatian international has been on the radar of former Juventus and Tottenham manager Antonio Conte.
MySportDab learns that the former Wolfsburg player may likely complete his medical with Tottenham next week.
Ivan Perisić’s set to join Tottenham, here we go! Full agreement set to be signed on a two year deal. Inter have received final communication. 🚨🇭🇷 #THFC
Medical could take place next week in London, once everything will be signed. Antonio Conte wanted Ivan as priority. pic.twitter.com/9s9Drlauha
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) May 28, 2022
He had reportedly agreed on a two-year contract with Tottenham and was awaiting a communication between Tottenham and Inter Milan to the effect of the deal.
News just coming has it that the English side has officially communicated the purported deal with Inter Milan, and the Croatian may likely join the in a matter of weeks.
Tottenham are closing on Ivan Perisić deal, work in progress since Monday. Perisić wants to anticipate the final «green light» as he's now ready to accept two-year deal. ⚪️🇭🇷 #THFC
Croatian winger is really one step away from Spurs – just waiting for his communication to Inter. pic.twitter.com/2KoPtkVsGL
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) May 27, 2022
Meanwhile, Inter Milan have been pursuing the deal tons sign former Manchester United and Dortmund playmaker Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
This may not to be unconnected the expected exit of Ivan Perisic from the Italian giants with Conte’s Tottenham strongly interested in the player.
Perisic joined Inter Milan on a five-year contract in August 2015 in a deal worth €16 million stating that the Italian club was a big side and he could not turn down the deal.
His first goal for Inter came in the team’s 2-2 draw at Turin with Parmawith he first Champions League goal coming in Inter’s 2-3 defeat to Real Madrid.
Antonio Conte praised the Croatian for his ability to quickly adapt to his tactics at Inter Milan and was hitting the nets for the team.
In 2021 Perisic won the Serie A title when the Turin-based side broke Juventus nine years stranglehold on the Serie A for the first time under Conte
The 33-year-old resourcefulness in Inter was once again brought to bear when Inter Milan played Juventus in 2022 Coppa Itallia Final.
After regulation time the game ended in a 2-2 draw but Ivan Perisic’s extra time brace made it four 4-2 for Inter Milan as the emerge winners of the 2022 Coppa Italia.
It is believed that Antonio Conte is the one behind Tottenham’s push to sign the Croatian forward.