Report: Tottenham are considering re-signing 27-year-old this summer

According to talkSPORT, Tottenham Hotspur are considering a move to bring Kyle Walker-Peters back to the club.

Walker-Peters, who came through Tottenham’s academy before breaking into the first-team under Mauricio Pochettino, has built a reputation as one of the most consistent full-backs in English football since his move to Southampton four years ago.

It might have come as a surprise to many when the defender remained at the South Coast last summer despite the Saints’ relegation.

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Walker-Peters could be heading back to Spurs

However, it is suggested that the right-back could be on his way out of St Mary’s this summer, with a return to his boyhood club now reportedly on the cards.

Walker-Peters is thought to fit the profile of the type of attack-minded full-back Spurs boss Ange Postecoglou wants, with the Lilywhites thus plotting to re-sign the England international.

With the defender having just a year left on his contract, it is revealed that Southampton would be forced to sell him if they do not win promotion to the Premier League via the playoffs.

Spurs Web Opinion

Walker-Peters would tick a number of boxes for Tottenham, being technically gifted, homegrown and capable of operating in both full-back areas. Tottenham should be all over this deal if Southampton fail to win promotion.

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