'Sign at all costs', 'Yes yes yes': Some Tottenham fans react as club interested in 'phenomenal' player
Some Tottenham Hotspur fans were reacting after the club were linked with the transfer of Brighton’s Ben White.
According to The Mirror, Spurs are battling Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United for the centre-back. The England international is valued at £50m by the Seagulls.
The links come whilst the Lilywhites search for their new head coach. Recent reports have claimed that Paulo Fonseca is in advanced talks over the vacant manager’s job.
The club have five options at centre-back, however, Japhet Tanganga and Joe Rodon were on the fringes last year.
White was labelled ‘phenomenal‘ by Keith Andrew.
TBR View: White transfer can solidify a weak Tottenham backline
A transfer for White would be an ideal scenario for Spurs after their shocking end to last season.
Tottenham conceded 45 goals in the top-flight with 15 of them coming in their final nine Premier League games (33.3%).
Their end to last term highlighted the need to overhaul their defence.
Davinson Sanchez has failed to settle following his move from Ajax. The Colombian’s defending against Jamie Vardy on the final day of last season was one of many examples of his lack of quality.
Meanwhile, Toby Alderweireld is already 32-years-old, whilst Eric Dier has largely failed in his conversion to centre-back.
Here is how fans reacted to the report…
we don’t ask for a lot, get this done man— snehaaa (@sneharants) June 9, 2021
Yes yes yes!— NO TO THURAM (@JakeHatesJosay) June 9, 2021
So much better than Andersen… He would be one top choice— Dimitris (@dimitriskan94) June 9, 2021
PLEASE DO IT @SpursOfficial WE APPROVE— Tom Spur (@tom_spur) June 9, 2021
Yes please 👍— Charlie Goff (@crgracing2015) June 9, 2021
Sign at all costs… https://t.co/EdTWP1J1I1— Matt Gregory (@cheggy1) June 9, 2021
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