Aston Villa have opened talks with Tottenham over the proposed transfer of Emmanuel Adebayor. Manager Tim Sherwood has earmarked the 31-year-old as a replacement for Liverpool-bound Christian Benteke.
Tottenham want around £4million for Adebayor but the stumbling block is his wages of £100,000-a-week. Villa hope to arrange a deal where bonuses can supplement Adebayor’s wages.
Adebayor reminds fans of his skills with freestyle upload. Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood is keen on sealing a reunion with Adebayor. Adebayor will be allowed to leave White Hart Lane for £4million