While the Tottenham Hotspur fans in the Transfer Tavern have watched the side grow into more seasoned title challengers with every passing week under Mauricio Pochettino, there’s little doubt Spurs are one of the best Premier League sides when it comes to developing young talents.
The future is certainly bright on Hotspur Way right now, which is why our north London locals are happy to read confirmation on their official website in regards to another burgeoning youngster.
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) January 26, 2017
They’ve announced midfielder Anton Walkes has been loaned out to MLS side Atlanta United for six months as he continues his development, helping the side prepare for their first campaign within the American elite. A talented holding presence in the engine room, the 19-year-old made his first-team debut in the EFL Cup against Gillingham earlier this season.
With Spurs’ first choice midfield so stocked right now, the Lilywhites propping up the bar are happy to see Walkes get the chance to bank some first-team games.
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