Inter sporting director Piero Ausilio has confirmed they have received contact from Tottenham about centre-back Milan Skriniar but insists that the in-demand defender “is not on the market”.
Slovakia international Skriniar has been heavily linked with a move to the Premier League, as Jose Mourinho seeks extra reinforcements for his side as they battle to return to the Champions League.
Inter, managed by Antonio Conte, are expected to be busy heading into the final days of the summer transfer window, with players such as Skriniar’s fellow central defender, Mateo Ranocchia, linked with a move to fellow Serie A side Genoa.
Ausilio, however, says neither man will be leaving San Siro before October 5, when the window closes, and that they have always rebuffed Spurs’ overtures with the north London side yet to make an offer to really turn any heads in Milan.
Ausilio told Sky in Italy: “Ranocchia remains. There