Get German Soccer Information editor-in-chief Daniel Pinder believes that RB Leipzig star Marcel Sabitzer could be a wonderful signing for Tottenham Hotspur, and has informed Soccer FanCast that he may very well be a long-term alternative for Christian Eriksen.
Spurs bought Eriksen to Inter Milan in January of final season, banking £16.9m as his contract ran down, however they’ve but to really substitute the Denmark worldwide.
The signings of Giovani Lo Celso and Tanguy Ndombele have helped add some guile and hard-running to the midfield however neither of the gamers are real playmakers, as Eriksen was.
Spurs have been closely linked with a transfer to signal Sabitzer from RB Leipzig, with the participant able to taking part in in all kinds of roles, and Bild, by way of Sport Witness, report that he’d value them €42m (£35m).
This season, he has scored seven targets and laid on three assists in 24 appearances within the Bundesliga and Pinder, who’s the editor of Get German Soccer Information, thinks he could be a worthy successor to Eriksen.
Certainly, he believes that, with Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg already within the midfield, he might kind a wonderful partnership with the Denmark worldwide.
Talking solely to FFC, Pinder mentioned: “I believe he’d deliver lots to Tottenham. He’s similar to Christian Eriksen, he’s that kind of participant that Spurs have been lacking in midfield.
“Throughout his time at Leipzig, Sabitzer performed a lot additional ahead however this season he’s performed deeper, been creating from deep however with that, he’s very versatile, whether or not it’s central midfield, attacking midfield, winger, he’s even performed striker this season, so I believe for Spurs he’d be a wonderful signing.
“I believe he’d slot straight into that beginning XI, and alongside gamers like Hojbjerg I believe that partnership may very well be a good pairing within the center.”
In complete, Sabitzer has scored 51 targets and laid on 41 assists in 222 appearances.