Agent: Vertonghen Spurs move close

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Ajax defender Jan Vertonghen could complete his move to Tottenham this week, according to the player's agent.

Spurs and Ajax have been locked in negotiations over the transfer of the 25-year-old Ajax captain, who impressed during Belgium's 1-0 defeat to England at Wembley last Saturday.

Ajax's valuation of the centre-back, reported to be 15million euros, had proved to be a sticking point, though, as the Londoners are not willing to pay that much for a player whose contract expires next summer.

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