Having watched their side return to winning ways in midweek, the Tottenham Hotspur fans propping up the bar in the Transfer Tavern have been in good spirits.
Our north London locals are still disappointed that the title challenge that so excited them last season hasn’t really carried into this one, though understand Mauricio Pochettino is embarking on a long-term project.
With that in mind, they are rather surprised to hear the Argentine linked with another rather bizarre transfer.
Until the summer just gone, Pochettino’s transfer dealings had been lauded by our punters, no matter who they support, though moves for Moussa Sissoko and Vincent Janssen haven’t at all paid off.
Which make reports from the Liverpool Echo all the more surprising.
They claim the club are ready to rival Everton in a battle to land Manchester United outcast Memphis Depay, who looks like a peripheral figure at Old Trafford.
Since his £25m move last summer, the Dutchman has failed to convince in their iconic No.7 shirt and seemingly has no future under Jose Mourinho.
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