Tottenham might make a double raid on Wolves, with Nuno Espirito Santo focusing on two gamers from his former membership.
That’s in accordance with talkSPORT’s switch guru Alex Criminal, who joined White and Jordan to supply an replace on Spurs’ switch plans this summer time.
Spurs are eager to bolster their defensive choices earlier than the beginning of the brand new Premier League season, with stories linking the north London membership with a transfer for Sevilla centre-back Jules Kounde.
Stories have claimed Spurs might land the France worldwide for round £25million plus Davinson Sanchez in a player-plus-cash deal.
Nonetheless, talkSPORT has been informed Nuno has now set his sights on his former Wolves defender Willy Boly instead, with Kounde apparently not eager on a transfer to Spurs.
Ivory Coast defender Boly was a key participant for Wolves throughout Nuno’s reign in command of the membership, however solely made 23 appearances final season as he struggled with damage.
He’s extremely regarded by the brand new Tottenham supervisor, although, and there may be curiosity to carry the 30-year-old to White Hart Lane in an reasonably priced deal.
Spurs are additionally eager so as to add extra artistic choices to their staff, with Nuno mentioned to be additionally eager on bringing Wolves No.10 Daniel Podence to north London – and Wolves are apparently keen to promote after a lower than convincing begin to life within the Premier League.
The 25-year-old – a £17m signing from Olympiakos in January 2020 – additionally struggled with damage final season, lacking over 100 days of motion due groin, thigh and shoulder issues. He has managed simply 4 objectives and 5 assists in 38 video games since becoming a member of the membership.
Nonetheless, he’s one other participant valued by former Wanderers boss Nuno, as Criminal defined on talkSPORT.
“There are fascinating developments at Tottenham, the place Nuno Espirito Santo is making an attempt to make his personal stamp on the aspect.
“You’ve bought the questions remaining over Harry Kane and his future and we’ve seen Danny Ings linked, though Southampton aren’t keen to entertain a take care of Spurs for him.
“One participant they’ve been closely linked with, and have definitely been in negotiations for, is Jules Kounde, the Sevilla defender and France worldwide.
“Phrase popping out from Spain this morning although that regardless of the actual fact there’s a willingness from Sevilla to do a take care of Tottenham, perhaps involving Davinson Sanchez getting in the wrong way.
“However Kounde will not be eager on that transfer, he desires to play within the Champions League and naturally Spurs received’t be in it this season.
“That would lead Nuno again to his outdated membership Wolves and Willy Boly, in accordance with my contacts in Portugal, is probably a participant Nuno want to take from Moleneux.
“So too Daniel Podence.
“He’s a irritating participant in some ways as a result of there’s clearly some expertise there, however he nonetheless hasn’t actually bought to grips with the physicality of the Premier League, though he’s clearly a participant Nuno has nice religion in.
“So there may very well be some form of double raid on Wolves from Nuno Espirito Santo.”
Criminal additionally introduced us an replace on Ben White’s potential transfer to Arsenal this summer time, with the Gunners nonetheless locked in negotiations with Brighton over a deal for the England defender.
“Arsenal are nonetheless very eager on Ben White nonetheless very assured they will get that deal achieved, and I do know on a private degree Ben White is open to a transfer to north London.
“Everton had been one other membership in for him however he wasn’t eager to hyperlink up with Rafa Benitez.
“My understanding is he want to be part of Arsenal if the 2 golf equipment can do a deal.
“They’ve been negotiating for a number of weeks now, Brighton need in extra of £50million plus varied odd-ons, and my understanding is that talks between the 2 golf equipment do proceed.
“I believe that’s a deal that would nicely occur, however there’s nonetheless a good option to go.”