Sevilla snap up embellished Tottenham-linked star in cut price switch deal


Sevilla have confirmed the signing of Tottenham-linked star Jesus Manuel Corona from Porto in a cut price switch deal.

Spurs had been linked with Corona through the summer time switch window [Transfer Window Podcast], whereas Arsenal had been additionally mentioned to be eager on the Mexico worldwide [Daily Mail].

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Corona had a launch clause of £21m, however with Porto trying to promote after the participant turned down a contract extension, by August, it was mentioned that he was out there for round £10m.

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The right-back or proper winger in the end stayed put in the summertime however Sevilla had been main the race for a while and now they’ve lastly landed their man for a comparatively minor charge.

The Andalusian membership announced the signing of ‘Tecatito’ on a three-and-a-half-year deal on Friday morning and Fabrizio Romano has reported that the ultimate charge was round €3m (£2.5m).

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Official, confirmed. Jesús ‘Tecatito’ Corona has signed till June 2025 as new Sevilla participant, Porto will obtain €3m compensation. 🔴🇲🇽 #Sevilla

— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 14, 2022

Missed alternative for Spurs?

This is excellent enterprise from Sevilla and maybe an enormous alternative missed for Tottenham.

Spurs forked out over £25m to usher in Emerson Royal from Barcelona in the summertime, and the Brazilian hasn’t but discovered his toes within the Premier League.

It took somewhat longer for Sevilla to land their man, however they’ve paid a a lot decrease charge for a way more skilled participant who notched a powerful 69 assists throughout his time at Porto.

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He additionally has expertise of successful silverware, having tasted success with Porto, Monterrey and Mexico.

At 29, he most likely doesn’t have lengthy left at his peak, but when he thrives on the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan over the second half of the season, Spurs followers might need their membership had pushed somewhat more durable to convey him to London.

In different information, Tottenham and Leeds can now signal ‘unstoppable’ £30m goal for £16.5m

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