Tottenham have struck a deal worth around £ 15million and he will become the club’s fourth summer signing alongside fellow new boys Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, Alfie Devine and Joe Hart.
Doherty was Jose Mourinho’s first target at right-back and is just as comfortable at back, where he thrived for Wolves.
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Doherty was reportedly persuaded to stay at Wolves for another year as they reached the quarter-finals of the Europa League.
United then signed Wan-Bissaka in a £ 45million deal with Crystal Palace after his remarkable rise to power in south London.
Doherty was on vacation in Sardinia following the 1-0 loss to Sevilla, but has now returned to the UK to secure his transfer to Tottenham.
He is due to undergo a medical examination this weekend before joining Stephen Kenny’s Irish side ahead of the Nations League matches with Bulgaria and Finland.
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Tottenham are expected to miss out on Serge Aurier after the deal is done.
The Ivorian is in talks with AC Milan over a deal despite interest from Monaco and Bayer Leverkusen.
Max Aarons was the board’s preferred choice at right-back ahead of the summer transfer window.
However, Mourinho reportedly raised concerns about the player’s height before Doherty was named as an official target.
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