The latest players linked with a move to Tottenham…
Callum Wilson – Tottenham will turn their attention to the Bournemouth striker after finally sealing a deal for Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg (Star, August 7); Tottenham are interested in the 28-year-old Bournemouth striker (Sky Sports News, July 29); Tottenham are heading the hunt for England striker – if Bournemouth are relegated (Sun, July 26).Said Benrahma – Tottenham are set to enter the race for Brentford’s £16m forward with the Bees set to break up their famed BMW strike force (Mirror, August 6).
Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg – Tottenham are hopeful of concluding the £15m signing of Hojbjerg from Southampton this week after a breakthrough in talks (Sky Sports News, August 5); Tottenham and Southampton have agreed deals in principle for the transfers of Hojbjerg and Kyle Walker-Peters (Sky Sports, August 4); Spurs are close to completing the signing of the Southampton midfielder (Sky Sports News, July 28). Tottenham have held talks with Southampton over a move for Hojbjerg after the midfielder made it clear he wants to join the north London club (Daily Telegraph, July 23); Tottenham have been told their offer for Hojbjerg is ‘way off the pace’ and to come back with a proposal more similar to rival suitors Everton (Evening Standard, July 22); Southampton’s former captain reportedly has his sights set on a move to Tottenham this season. (Daily Mail, July 15); Tottenham and Everton are locked in talks with Southampton over a deal to sign (Sky Sports News, July 17).
Troy Deeney – Tottenham have been offered the chance to sign the Watford striker (Mail On Sunday, August 2).
David Brooks – Relegated Bournemouth plan to do everything possible to keep the midfielder – amid growing interest from Tottenham, Everton and West Ham. (Daily Star Sunday, August 2).
Dean Henderson – Tottenham may try to hijack Chelsea’s potential move for the Manchester United goalkeeper (Daily Express, July 29).Philippe Coutinho – Tottenham are leading the race for the Brazilian right now over the likes of Arsenal, Chelsea and Leicester (Mail, August 3); Tottenham, Arsenal and Leicester are all options for the Barcelona and Brazil midfielder (Sport, July 29); Barcelona are ready to pay for a portion of Coutinho’s wages for him to move back to England or stay at Bayern Munich (Daily Telegraph, June 13); Tottenham have reportedly decided to end their interest in Coutinho – because of his massive salary. Jose Mourinho is worried the move would cause unwanted unrest among his Spurs squad due to the midfielder’s large salary (Daily Star, June 4).
Nicolo Zaniolo – Spurs are tracking the Roma midfielder ahead of a potential approach this summer (Guardian, July 24).
Zeki Celik – Tottenham face competition from Everton for one of Jose Mourinho’s preferred summer recruits: the Turkey full-back (Times, Aug 3).