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Report: RB Leipzig set to lose out on the signing of Barcelona youngster

By Rune Gjerulff

Tottenham are expected to pip RB Leipzig to the signing of 18-year-old FC Barcelona midfielder Ilaix Moriba.

Ilaix Moriba.
Ilaix Moriba.

RB Leipzig look set to lose out on the signing of FC Barcelona youngster Ilaix Moriba.




According to Mundo Deportivo, Tottenham are expected to beat Leipzig to the signing of Moriba after agreeing personal terms with the 18-year-old.

Spurs are reportedly offering €20 million for Moriba, who hasn't been able to agree on a contract extension with the Spanish La Liga side.

The central midfielder is out of contract next summer. He has featured 18 times for Barcelona's senior side, racking up a goal and three assists.


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