According to a recent report by AS, Jose Mourinho was interested in signing the centre-back during the previous transfer window and the Portuguese manager has ‘not forgotten him’.
Furthermore, Davinson Sanchez does not ‘inspire the greatest of confidence‘ for Mourinho.
Real Madrid secured the services of the 22-year-old Brazilian during the summer of 2019 from FC Porto, having paid a whopping £45m for him (per Transfermarkt).
The report regarding the defender was shared to Spurs fans on Twitter by Daily Hotspur and it had lots of them talking.
So, what did these Spurs fans have to say about the transfer link with Eder Militao?
“Real Madrid used to raid Spurs, now Spurs raid Real Madrid, how the times have changed”
“him, Botman or Ramos would be ideal this month.”
Militao has until the summer of 2025 on his existing deal at the Santiago Bernabeu and a current market value of £27m according to Transfermarkt.
Would you be happy if Spurs signed Eder Militao from Real Madrid?
No, he's not that good
Yes, he's a class player
“Get him on loan he’s not playing much there is he”
“Our team would be a joke on FIFA”
So far this season, the 22-year-old defender has made just two La Liga appearances for Los Blancos, in which he averaged 2.0 tackles and 2.0 interceptions per game (per WhoScored).
“Another good option for fifa”
“These transfer rumours”
As can be seen in these responses from Spurs fans, there was a bit of a mixed reaction from them after the transfer link with Militao emerged on Twitter.