Spurs in talks with Benfica for Vinicius


Tottenham are in talks with Benfica over a loan deal for striker Carlos Vinicius.

The potential agreement is likely to include an option to buy the Brazilian for around £36m.

Spurs head coach Jose Mourinho said earlier on Wednesday he was optimistic of signing a striker before the transfer deadline closes on October 5.

More to follow…

Summer transfer window – key dates and times

The summer transfer window closes at 11pm on Monday October 5 with a feast of activity lined up on Transfer Deadline Day on Sky Sports News and across our Sky Sports platforms.

A domestic-only window for deals between the Premier League and EFL then runs from October 5 and closes on Friday October 16 at 5pm. Follow all the news and analysis on SSN and across Sky Sports’ digital platforms, including with our dedicated Transfer Centre blog.


Steven Gregory