Danny Murphy says he isn’t shocked to see Graham Potter linked with the Tottenham job.
Regardless of battling relegation with Brighton in his two seasons in cost, Potter has gained a number of plaudits for his attacking model of soccer.
He is likely one of the bookmakers’ favourites to turn into the following everlasting Spurs supervisor after membership chairman Daniel Levy sacked Jose Mourinho final month.
And former Liverpool midfielder Murphy has steered Tottenham might flip to a lesser title in Potter – identical to they did with Mauricio Pochettino, who took cost of Spurs in 2014 after an 18-month spell with Southampton.
He informed talkSPORT: “I perceive [the link] due to the best way Brighton play.
“Equally we have been speaking off air about when Tottenham introduced in Pochettino. He’d solely been at Southampton for 5 minutes earlier than they took him.
“So they may go down that route once more. It’d shock one or two.
“Tottenham followers usually need somebody who has been there and performed it earlier than, however they’ve simply gone down that street and it didn’t work.
“So I’m not shocked he [Potter] is linked with the job, however we’ll have to attend and see.”
Brighton all however confirmed their Premier League standing for an additional season with a 2-Zero win over Leeds on Saturday.
The Seagulls have one of the best defensive document within the backside half of the desk having conceded simply 39 objectives this season.
And Brighton defender Adam Webster has praised Potter for the best way he units his workforce up.
The 26-year-old informed talkSPORT’s Jim White: “The best way he units us up each week is wonderful.
“All of us have a transparent understanding of our roles and tasks throughout the workforce and the best way we press and the way we will damage groups.
“So it actually does give us one of the best alternative to go and get three factors.
“The performances all through the entire season have been fairly good.”