Sport Tottenham 'set to move for Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng'
after ten years: Boateng must definitely leave FC Bayern in summer
The Treaty of Jerome Boateng is running out. Now is definitely clear: In summer, his ten-year time ends with FC Bayern. © Getty Images In the summer expiring contract will not be extended: Jerome Boateng must leave FC Bayern after ten years. Because the Supervisory Board of FC Bayern München AG has recently taken the definitive decision that the central defender is no longer extended. The Boatengs consultant has already been communicated to this decision.
Tottenham are poised to move for veteran Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng, according to reports.
Boateng, 32, will leave the Bundesliga champions at the end of the season with his deal set to run down - and Spurs are now the latest club tipped for a swoop.
have claimed that Tottenham are among the frontrunners for Boateng's signature.
The report adds that talks between Boateng and Tottenham have already been held with a view to a potential transfer.
Flick: "Everyone knows how to go to Jerome"
Jerome Boateng must leave FC Bayern in summer. Hansi Flick wanted to say only a few tight sentences on Tuesday. © Imago Images In the summer is the end of Bavaria: Jerome Boateng on Tuesday in Champions League final training. Only on Friday Hansi Flick Jerome Defended Boateng, four days later he did it again. On Monday, the kicker had reported exclusively that Boatengs will definitely not be extended in the summer of expiring contract after ten years.
It was confirmed by Bayern that Boateng will not be offered fresh terms and his 10-year trophy-laden spell will imminently come to an end.
Arsenal and Chelsea have also been credited with an interest, but the latest rumblings from Boateng's homeland point towards a dogfight to sign him on a free.
Barcelona are said to have kept a keen eye on the situation too, but the club are eyeing up a longer-term option and will not pursue Boateng.
The World Cup winner has made more than 350 appearances for Bayern since joining them from Manchester City in 2011.
As well as tasting Champions League success, Boateng has also won the Bundesliga five times, and the German Cup and German Super Cup on eight occasions.
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With his 76 international caps, Boateng may provide the assurance and experience needed to solidify Jose Mourinho's creaking defence.
Boateng's Bayern deal is believed to net him £210,000-a-week, though, and this hefty figure would make him one of Tottenham's highest earners.
Mourinho's team have shipped 35 goals this campaign and their hopes of edging to a top four finish were dealt a severe blow after their defeat by Manchester United.
The setback also saw Spurs drop more points from winning positions in the top-flight - with the north London outfit surrendering 18 overall when leading.
Mourinho pictured leaving Tottenham's training base for the last time .
The 58-year-old was dismissed this morning with the club on course to miss out on the Champions League and having exited the Europa League in humiliating fashion. The 2-2 draw at Everton proved to be the final straw for Daniel Levy and now, soon after being told of his sacking, Mourinho has been snapped being driven away from the Hotspur Way complex for the final time.