Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce insists Tottenham’s bid for Jack Grealish is “nowhere near” the club’s valuation for the player.
Tottenham reportedly have made an opening £20million offer for 21-year-old Grealish and remain confident of wrapping up a deal before the summer transfer window closes next Thursday and Chelsea have been rumored to also be interested in his services
Cash-strapped Villa however are holding out for bigger fee for their prized asset
We don’t want to lose our best players, but they’re aware of course is that everyone has their price. The best thing the owners have been able to do is not let anybody go on the cheap.
“So if someone wants to buy our players, they’re going to have to find a premium and make sure the owners are comfortable with it.
“We all know what football is, but at the moment Spurs haven’t got anywhere near what the owners want to consider – so there’s not a discussion to be had at the moment, because they’ve not got anywhere near the figure they demand.”