Manager declares his interest in Spurs midfielder

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Dom Le Roy

Club Brugge manager Philippe Clement has confirmed his interest in Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Victor Wanyama.

The Kenyan international has been the subject of interest from the Belgian club and has reportedly been offered a five-year deal, £65,000 a week deal with Tottenham set to net a transfer fee of £13.5million (The Sun).

Wanyama is said to waiting to see if Brugge manage to qualify for the group stage of the Champions League and will tonight learn of their fate when they take a 1-0 lead into the second leg of their tie against LASK (Football.London).

The 28-year-old has not featured for the Spurs first team this season and has fallen down the midfield pecking order behind the likes of Tanguy Ndombele, Harry Winks, Moussa Sissoko, Eric Dier and Oliver Skipp.

Clement revealed that his side are not pinning all of their hopes on the Spurs midfielder and are keeping their eye on the transfer market ahead of the window closing on September 2nd.

“[Wanyama] is a boy whose qualities we know well and the mentality,” Clement told reporters.

“But we don’t put all our eggs in one basket. For the rest, we remain alert on the transfer market.”

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