Tottenham’s hopes of securing a top-four end had been handed a lift after Manchester United beat Chelsea on Monday evening.
On account of United’s 2-Zero victory at Stamford Bridge, Mourinho’s aspect now sit only a level behind Frank Lampard’s males having performed the identical variety of video games
If Spurs had been to safe Champions League soccer subsequent season, then one imagines Mourinho could possibly be in want of considerably including to his squad in the summertime.
With that in thoughts, here’s a round-up of the very newest Tottenham switch rumours.
Bent’s verdict on Tanganga
Former Spurs striker Darren Bent has been waxing lyrical about teen Japhet Tanganga following the information the membership is near agreeing a brand new contract with him.
The teen’s emergence compelled the skilled Danny Rose to go to Newcastle United on mortgage in January to be able to safe common first-team soccer.
And Bent believes getting the younger defender tied all the way down to a brand new deal is vital for the north London membership.
“He’s been completely unbelievable,” Bent advised Soccer Insider. “He’s obtained every part, he’s been completely unbelievable since breaking into the aspect beneath Mourinho.
“He completely deserves it.”
Smalling set for Premier League return
Chris Smalling is in talks over a return to the Premier League as Everton and Tottenham battle for his signature.
The centre-back has spent the season on mortgage at Roma from Manchester United and has reignited his profession with a string of spectacular performances for the Italian giants.
The Serie A aspect will try and land Smalling on a everlasting deal on the finish of the season however will face competitors from the Premier League pair, based on Italian newspaper Corriere Dello Sport by way of The Solar.
Phillips eyed by Mourinho
Tottenham are keen on signing Leeds United star Kalvin Phillips.
Soccer Insider are reporting that Mourinho’s aspect “will be a part of the race to signal” for the 24-year-old in the summertime beneath one situation – that Leeds fail to achieve promotion from the Sky Wager Championship this season.
Phillips has been linked with strikes to Aston Villa and Burnley previously, after impressing for the Whites final season.