Tottenham lead race for Roger Ibanez

Defender Roger Ibanez is expected to depart Roma in the coming weeks.

The Brazilian centreback is reportedly destined to leave the Italian capital this summer with several foreign clubs targeting him.

According to, Roma GM Tiago Pinto will discuss Ibanez’s sale with various intermediaries in London today.

Spurs have shown most interest in the young defender with Atletico Madrid not too far behind.

Roma estimate Ibanez’s price-tag at around €25-30 million.