Who will Spurs signal this summer time?
Spurs can now flip their attentions in direction of strengthening in the summertime switch market after lastly confirming their subsequent supervisor after Antonio Conte.
Former Celtic boss Ange Postecoglou has now joined the north Londoners, ending Tottenham’s lengthy and drawn out search, with the Australian set to begin work on July 1.
Chairman Daniel Levy spoke of his pleasure concerning Postecoglou’s appointment at Spurs, claiming his arrival marks the return of attacking soccer, while additionally highlighting his means to nurture younger gamers (through tottenhamhotspur.com).
The Lilywhites are figuring out targets for the 57-year-old, who appears set to have an actual say on who Spurs signal this summer time. It’s believed that he’s already personally eager on signing Man United’s Harry Maguire with Brentford keeper David Raya additionally attracting critical curiosity.
Barcelona midfielder Franck Kessie and Leicester Metropolis star James Maddison have been linked most not too long ago as nicely, with a report by Soccer Insider now sharing information on one other potential goal.
In keeping with their info, Southampton’s Ward-Prowse is firmly on Tottenham’s radar, with the north Londoners and West Ham “pushing the toughest” to signal him.
It’s believed each Spurs and David Moyes’ facet lead the race for Ward-Prowse as issues stand, regardless of a number of golf equipment expressing an curiosity within the 28-year-old.
Ward-Prowse has simply been relegated with Southampton however Spurs may provide him a chance to bounce straight again as much as the Premier League.
Who’s James Ward-Prowse?
The midfielder was, by a long way, Southampton’s star participant over the course of 2022/2023 – standing out as their best-performing participant by common match ranking (WhoScored).
He completed the marketing campaign with 13 purpose contributions (9 targets, 4 assists) and made extra key passes per 90 than every other Saints participant – backing his actual creativity within the ultimate third (WhoScored).
Known as an “unbelievable participant” by teammate Oriol Romeu, Man Metropolis boss Pep Guardiola has additionally lavished reward on Ward-Prowse earlier than.
“Southampton have the very best free-kick taker I’ve ever seen, or not less than he’s on the planet proper now,” mentioned Guardiola.”He’s so good that possibly you miss a bit of little bit of the footballer participant. He’s a group participant of nice high quality, with out the ball and with the ball.”He actually understands the sport however it’s his free-kicks, set-pieces, and corners that folks pay extra consideration to.”