Monaco have made a shock move for maverick striker Dimitar Berbatov, as they look to complete a deadline day signing.
According to multiple sources the Bulgarian is set to snub his former club Tottenham to join the mega-rich French club.
The Daily Mail is already reporting that the striker has arrived in France, with a medical due to take place, before the signing can be confirmed, with the club wanting him to bring
Spurs were the heavy favourites to land the striker, but it now appears he has moved elsewhere, meaning that Tottenham are still in the market for a forward.
Berbatov has been linked with a move away from Craven Cottage throughout the transfer window, and it now looks as if it's going to happen.
It's likely that his move will pave the way for Greek striker Kostas Mitroglou, with his representatives currently at the Fulham training ground trying to force a move through before the transfer window slams shut.
Berbatov has featured 19 times for the Cottagers this season, contributing five goals, but it looks as if his time at Craven Cottage is coming to an end.
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