Tottenham Hotspur have been heavily linked with highly-rated Celtic youngster Kieran Tierney in the past couple of weeks. The defender has been on the radar of almost all the top European clubs, but it is believed that Tottenham have moved ahead of the competition.
The young left-back has come out in the open and has told that he is really flattered to be linked with a top club like Tottenham.
The youngster has told the Daily Express that, it is a great privilege for him to garner the interest of a club of the stature of Tottenham.
“It’s good. There are no negatives about it. It’s a compliment if there are big teams watching you.”
The young left-back has emerged as one of the finest prospects in Britain although he has penned a long-term deal with Brendan Rodgers’ team recently. There are reports that the youngster is valued at £45m by the club.
Despite being linked to Tottenham by the media, Tierney has no desire to leave Celtic in the near future yet. He believes that he is developing into one of the finest in the world under Rodgers and is enjoying every minute of the action.
“It’s not something that I need to block out. I’m flattered by the names you hear, but I’m loving it at Celtic and enjoying every minute.”
The 20-year-old has grown tremendously at Celtic after becoming a key player at both the club and national level. He is still developing as a player and is improving with every game.
Like in the game against Bayern Munich in the Champions League, Tierney has the right set of skills to succeed against big names.
Tottenham has, in the recent past, become a top destination for youngsters across the globe. The presence of Mauricio Pochettino in the dugout is a favourable factor considering his penchant to develop youngsters and give them a chance to grow.
If Tierney makes the move to Tottenham, he will have to compete with Danny Rose and Ben Davies for a place in the first-team. However, there is speculation that Rose could be on his way out of the club having voiced his opinion to move.
The move for Tierney may not happen in January, but it is possible that it might happen in the summer.
Will the defender make a move to Tottenham?
Tottenham interested in £44m January move for Barcelona starlet
Malcom joined Barcelona at the start of the season but has featured just twice for the Catalan giants. He has played 25 minutes for the Blaugrana this season, with the Brazilian being unable to break into a playing XI featuring the likes of Ousmane Dembele, Lionel Messi and Philippe Coutinho.
The winger had a sensational season in the Ligue 1 before moving to the La Liga, scoring 12 goals and providing 7 assists in 35 league appearances. He is surely a quality player whose potential is not being utilized in Spain.
Considering the quality in our squad and also the 21-year-old Barca winger’s talent, it could be a perfect match. Malcom would add some incredible depth to our squad and Pochettino must make a move in January.
Though £44m seems steep, it could be a gamble worth taking as the young star has all the tools required to take the Premier League by storm with more game time.
Whether or not Barcelona would let go of a player they signed just a few months back remains to be seen but this is a move we must make to bolster our attacking reinforcements in January.
After the quiet summer window, a statement signing in January would go a long way in conveying a message to our rivals.
[Video] This latest aerial video of Tottenham’s $1bn new stadium is absolutely wonderful
YouTuber Mr AV (h/t Football.London) has posted a new high-definition video of our club’s stunning new $1bn stadium. The footage provides us with a clear picture of how much work has been done in terms of the construction.
The video also showed the soon-to-be-opened club megastore and the Tottenham Museum. The aerial footage of the new stadium was wonderful as it also showed the overall structure of the stadium and the single-tier 17,500-seater south stand. The video also shows the area where the giant golden cockerel will sit above that stand.
It is not known as to when the stadium would be available for use but it looks like the construction is progressing at a reasonable rate.
It was indeed a disappointment when it was decided by the club hierarchy that we would be playing our home games at Wembley this season but that would all change when the stadium is unveiled officially. The construction has taken quite a bit of time and it will be an exciting phase when the work is completed.
The new stadium would surely serve as a boost to the entire club and it would wipe out any negativity surrounding Tottenham. The club too have been keeping us updated on the progress regarding the stadium and we’ll have to wait to see what the club say next regarding the completion of the stadium work.
“Shushing the racists, hands down”: Some Tottenham fans relive the memories as club shares a video of wonder goals against West Ham
Tottenham are set to face West Ham on Saturday and the club shared a video featuring some of the best goals we have scored against the Hammers in the past.
The video featured some memorable and stunning strikes from the likes of Gareth Bale, Son Heung-min, Jermain Defoe and Dimitar Berbatov.
Tottenham’s past 8 meetings with West Ham has seen 28 goals being scored, at an average of 3.5 per game, hence, it is logical that the club has shared a video of some great goals from the past. The game on Saturday presents us with a chance to keep the pressure on the teams above us and we shouldn’t drop points.
The video was a trip down the memory lane and the fans had a say on it. The Tottenham faithful reacted to the video on Twitter and a lot of them had some nice things to say.
Defoe’s run through their entire team is my fav
— JaiP (@JaiP72) October 19, 2018
The first Bale one I think.
But there’s a message in this video – shots from outside the box (in some cases WAY outside) seem like a good way to beat West Ham.
— Stephen Grist (@Sjgrist) October 19, 2018
— MarcoPolo (@marcusssbatt) October 19, 2018
Sonny’s screamer shushing the racists, hands down.
— YoojinJung (@3POR2D2) October 19, 2018
Does anyone else completely lose interest when you hear that awful commentator for the Spurs videos 🙄🙄
— Jurts__COYS94 (@THFC_COYS94) October 19, 2018
All of them COYS
— Wally (@thfcwally) October 19, 2018
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