Connect with us

ARTICLES

Tottenham keeping tabs on promising 20-year-old League One goalkeeper

Published

on

Transfer News: Tottenham Hotspur are keeping tabs on League One goalkeeper Toby Savin

According to the Sun, Tottenham Hotspur view Accrington Stanley star Toby Savin as a long-term solution in goal and are currently sending scouts to watch him. 

The 20-year-old is an energetic youngster who joined the League One side in 2017, going on to sign a professional contract in 2019 and make his debut the same year. The shot-stopper’s incredible abilities helped him climb the ranks at Accrington and is currently garnering ample game time.

He has kept eight clean sheets in 22 matches in this campaign which is a fair return for a 20-year-old youngster. 

Transfer News: Tottenham Hotspur are keeping tabs on League One goalkeeper Toby Savin.
Tottenham Hotspur targeting Toby Savin for the long-term role.

It is believed that Tottenham have taken a close interest in Savin and are keeping tabs on his progress. Our board is currently viewing the Southport-born stopper as a long term target and are already sending scouts to watch him play. The Spurs board could be waiting for the right opportunity to strike a deal with Accrington.

The North London team is not the first to be interested in the talented goalkeeper. Southampton were interested in signing him last season, but the 20-year-old ended up signing a three-year contract with the League One team. 

Tottenham’s first-choice keeper Hugo Lloris signed a contract renewal until 2024 three days ago and is looking to keep his position as Antonio Conte’s first choice in goal. However, the French World Cup winner turned 35 last month and is nearing the end of his career. He is still providing top-notch performances between the sticks, but our board has to keep a long-term view. 

Transfer News: Tottenham Hotspur are keeping tabs on League One goalkeeper Toby Savin.
Tottenham Hotspur skipper Hugo Lloris signed a two-year contract extension recently.

Pierluigi Gollini, who joined us last summer on loan from Atalanta, is our current number 2 for the goalkeeper position. The Italian recently made a massive mistake in the Carabao Cup second leg match against bitter rival Chelsea and it is still uncertain whether the Spurs board would keep him beyond his loan spell. 

More Tottenham Hotspur News

Signing Savin would provide the coaching hierarchy with an opportunity to groom a goalkeeper from scratch and ensure he is ready for the challenge. But, striking a deal with Accrington in the midst of the season for their main goalkeeper would be a little tricky. Given that he is unlikely to become the first choice anytime soon, we can always look to return for him in the summer.

With Lloris staying on for the foreseeable future, the Frenchman can continue in goal and help nurture Savin into a top-level talent. It would ensure that we have a ready-made replacement to take over the reins.

An enthusiastic Premier League follower and die-hard football supporter. I am no expert, but I try to present the facts as it is to maintain transparency. Our opinion can differ, but our heart beats together when our favourite team wrestles it out on the ground.

Click to comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

Spurs Transfer News

Denzel Dumfries is joined by Alessandro Bastoni at the top of Tottenham's transfer shortlist. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images) Denzel Dumfries is joined by Alessandro Bastoni at the top of Tottenham's transfer shortlist. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)
ARTICLES5 hours ago

“Ideal player”- Tottenham urged to seal “brilliant” Holland star as upgrade on Emerson Royal

Spurs News: Tottenham Hotspur told to sign Denzel Dumfries as Emerson Royal upgrade Former Tottenham Hotspur and England goalkeeper Paul...

Ecuador's Piero Hincapie at the 2022 FIFA World Cup. (Photo by ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP via Getty Images) Ecuador's Piero Hincapie at the 2022 FIFA World Cup. (Photo by ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP via Getty Images)
ARTICLES6 hours ago

Transfer News: Arsenal and Tottenham locked in a race for Ecuador international

Arsenal in transfer race with Tottenham Hotspur for the signing of Bayer Leverkusen defender Piero Hincapie Tottenham Hotspur and North...

Jonathan David of Lille has been linked with a transfer to Tottenham Hotspur in the past. Jonathan David of Lille has been linked with a transfer to Tottenham Hotspur in the past.
ARTICLES7 hours ago

Romano gives sobering update on Tottenham Hotspur’s links with Jonathan David

Tottenham Hotspur have held no discussions yet with LOSC Lille for the transfer of Jonathan David LOSC Lille are yet...

Leipzig's French midfielder Christopher Nkunku (L) and Leipzig's French defender Mohamed Simakan celebrate after winning the German first division Bundesliga football match between RB Leipzig and SC Freiburg in Leizpig, eastern Germany, on November 9, 2022. - DFL REGULATIONS PROHIBIT ANY USE OF PHOTOGRAPHS AS IMAGE SEQUENCES AND/OR QUASI-VIDEO (Photo by Ronny HARTMANN / AFP) / DFL REGULATIONS PROHIBIT ANY USE OF PHOTOGRAPHS AS IMAGE SEQUENCES AND/OR QUASI-VIDEO (Photo by RONNY HARTMANN/AFP via Getty Images) Leipzig's French midfielder Christopher Nkunku (L) and Leipzig's French defender Mohamed Simakan celebrate after winning the German first division Bundesliga football match between RB Leipzig and SC Freiburg in Leizpig, eastern Germany, on November 9, 2022. - DFL REGULATIONS PROHIBIT ANY USE OF PHOTOGRAPHS AS IMAGE SEQUENCES AND/OR QUASI-VIDEO (Photo by Ronny HARTMANN / AFP) / DFL REGULATIONS PROHIBIT ANY USE OF PHOTOGRAPHS AS IMAGE SEQUENCES AND/OR QUASI-VIDEO (Photo by RONNY HARTMANN/AFP via Getty Images)
ARTICLES18 hours ago

Tottenham’s summer transfer target renews contract with RB Leipzig

Spurs Transfer News: Tottenham target Mohamed Simakan renews RB Leipzig contract Tottenham Hotspur targeted a move for RB Leipzig’s Mohamed...

Transfer News: Tottenham Hotspur could face competition from Chelsea for Denzel Dumfries. Transfer News: Tottenham Hotspur could face competition from Chelsea for Denzel Dumfries.
ARTICLES18 hours ago

Serie A side place £50m price tag on 26-year-old Tottenham transfer target

Inter Milan name price tag for Tottenham Hotspur transfer target Denzel Dumfries Tottenham Hotspur could have to shell out 50million...

Sporting Lisbon's Pedro Porro reacts after missing a chance against Tottenham Hotspur in the UEFA Champions League group stage match at N17 (Photo by BEN STANSALL/AFP via Getty Images) Sporting Lisbon's Pedro Porro reacts after missing a chance against Tottenham Hotspur in the UEFA Champions League group stage match at N17 (Photo by BEN STANSALL/AFP via Getty Images)
ARTICLES1 day ago

Transfer News: Tottenham and Barcelona among four giants chasing Spanish full-back

Spurs Transfer News: Tottenham and Barcelona among teams chasing Sporting CP right-back Pedro Porro Tottenham Hotspur, Real Madrid, Barcelona, and...

BARCELONA, SPAIN - AUGUST 24: Franck Kessie of FC Barcelona looks on during the friendly match between FC Barcelona and Manchester City at Camp Nou on August 24, 2022 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images) BARCELONA, SPAIN - AUGUST 24: Franck Kessie of FC Barcelona looks on during the friendly match between FC Barcelona and Manchester City at Camp Nou on August 24, 2022 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
ARTICLES1 day ago

Tottenham linked with a move for midfielder who joined Barcelona this summer

Tottenham linked Barcelona midfielder Franck Kessie but face Fulham and Aston Villa battle Franck Kessie has been linked with a...

Richarlison celebrates after scoring a goal for Brazil against Ghana. Richarlison celebrates after scoring a goal for Brazil against Ghana.
ARTICLES1 day ago

Tottenham star Richarlison takes to Instagram to celebrate Brazil’s win vs South Korea

Richarlison reacts after Brazil’s impressive 4-1 win against South Korea Tottenham Hotspur star Richarlison has reacted on Instagram after Brazil’s...

AL RAYYAN, QATAR - DECEMBER 02: Antonio Silva of Portugal reacts during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group H match between Korea Republic and Portugal at Education City Stadium on December 02, 2022 in Al Rayyan, Qatar. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Getty Images) AL RAYYAN, QATAR - DECEMBER 02: Antonio Silva of Portugal reacts during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group H match between Korea Republic and Portugal at Education City Stadium on December 02, 2022 in Al Rayyan, Qatar. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Getty Images)
ARTICLES2 days ago

Tottenham Hotspur enter the race for highly-rated Portuguese talent

Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool have shown interest in SL Benfica defender Antonio Silva According to Portuguese outlet A Bola (h/t...

Sofyan Amrabat of Morocco has a drink prior to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group F match between Canada and Morocco at Al Thumama Stadium on December 01, 2022 in Doha, Qatar. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images) Sofyan Amrabat of Morocco has a drink prior to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group F match between Canada and Morocco at Al Thumama Stadium on December 01, 2022 in Doha, Qatar. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
ARTICLES2 days ago

Liverpool prepared to double the current wages of 26-year-old Tottenham’s midfield target

Tottenham Hotspur dealt a blow in their pursuit of Morocco star Sofyan Amrabat According to Corriere Dello Sport (h/t Liverpool...