Genoa lead Dembele race

16 June 2009 09:07
Moussa Dembele's agent has confirmed that Genoa are leading the race for the forward, whilst also revealing Tottenham have joined the hunt to sign him.[LNB] The AZ Alkmaar ace looks set to depart the club this summer and a host of clubs are queueing up to grab his signature.[LNB]Chelsea have long been admirers of the Belgian, whilst Arsenal, AC Milan, Lazio, Sevilla and Valencia have also been keeping tabs on him.[LNB]Tottenham have now also emerged as possible bidders for the player, who will command in excess of £10million, but Serie A outfit Genoa look to be at the head of the queue.[LNB]"Last week there was an initial meeting between AZ and Genoa," Patrick Vervoort told Calcio Mercato.[LNB]"Now we await the reactions of Genoa to arrange a second meeting. [LNB]"But there are many other teams on hold, in Italy the names that I said some days ago . [LNB]"Outside, in addition to Chelsea and Sevilla there is also Valencia and Tottenham.[LNB]"Right now, Genoa is the only team that has been received by AZ."[LNB]

Source: SKY_Sports