Spurs accept £9m Dembele offer from Chinese Super League club Beijing
Tottenham Hotspur ace Mousa Dembele is closing in on a Chinese Super League move after Spurs acknowledged a £9million offer for him.
Beijing Guoan are close to finalising a deal with Spurs for the Belgian international as they endeavor to seal a January swoop.
Dembele, 31, has not played since injuring his ankle in November and has been put on the slashing square.
Spurs have plenty of midfielders in their squad and are hoping to trade out while despite everything they can.
Playmaker Dembele arrived at Tottenham from Fulham in 2012 and has made 242 appearances for the club – scoring multiple times.
Goads have not marked a player since last January and could go a second consecutive window without reinforcements.
Mauricio Pochettino admitted new arrivals would be troublesome in the famously dubious winter showcase.
Chairman Daniel Levy has committed huge sums to building a state-of-the-art new stadium, which is behind calendar.