There have been rumours in the last couple of days that Real Madrid have shown an in interest in Paulinho. However, these stories jumped on and repeated by the media appear baseless and have been apparently been rubbished by the Brazilian himself. With his club Corinthians stating that his transfer is imminent, Paulinho seems to be heading to Tottenham Hotspur.
Perhaps one of Spurs’ defining moments last season was Sandro’s injury in January on a poor Queens Park Rangers pitch. The injury ended the Brazilian’s season and arguably Tottenham’s midfield never held the same authority or power as it did before. Mousa Demb