Dele linked with move to Paris Saint-Germain - what it means for MK Dons

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Dons' sell-on clause from 2015 could earn the club a windfall if the midfielder leaves Tottenham

MK Dons could be in for a significant pay-day should Dele Alli's proposed move to Paris Saint-Germain go through.

The French champions, who reached the final of the Champions League earlier this summer, have reportedly been in talks with signing the England international from Tottenham.

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Spurs completed the loan signing of Gareth Bale from Real Madrid last week, putting Dele's place in Jose Mourinho's squad at risk.

Any permanent move for the 24-year-old from Tottenham will mean a pay-day for MK Dons. Following his transfer from Stadium MK in January 2015, Dons included a 'sell-on' clause in the deal: a clause which Andrew Cullen confirmed was still in play last month.

"I'm often asked about the sell-on on Dele Alli if he were to leave Spurs," he said. "I cannot tell you because if I did, that sell-on could be compromised so it has to remain confidential."

The sale of Dele though is not a given though. Mourinho said he still fits into his plans, and will be playing on Tuesday night against Leyton Orient in the Carabao Cup third round.

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Asked afterwards whether Alli had a future at Tottenham, the manager responded positively, saying: "Yes, of course. I want a balanced squad - that's what I want. He doesn't need to be sacrificed for that but a squad is a puzzle.

"He will play on Tuesday," added Mourinho. "He's fresh. He has to be motivated by being out of the squad for a couple of matches.

"Tuesday is a knockout game and it's a big opportunity for him to show how good he is because we know he is very good."

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