White Hart Lane side set to bring in La Liga defender.
Tottenham have reportedly agreed a fee for Villarreal centre-back Mateo Musacchio according to Fichajes.
New White Hart Lane boss Mauricio Pochettino clearly feels it imperative to improve his defence having already secured a new left-back and a solid back up keeper in the form of Swansea City pair Ben Davies and Michel Vorm, now the Argentine i looking to bring in his fellow countryman to solidify his back-line further.
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This source claims that not only has a fee been agreed with the £17m rated La Liga battler but that personal terms have also been reached with a deal set to be completed tomorrow (Friday).
Tottenham certainly struggled defensively last term, especially against the Premier League’s top sides, and any move to improve on the club’s current central defensive options is a wise one to consider.
Whilst Belgian Jan Vertonghen is a solid performer the likes of Micheal Dawson, Younes Kaboul and Romanian Vlad Chiriches are perhaps not up to scratch.
Musacchio moved to Villarreal in 2010 and may see a move to Tottenham as aiding his push to return to the Argentine national team set-up.
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