It promises to be a big summer for the Tottenham Hotspur fans in the Transfer Tavern, who hope Mauricio Pochettino can continue taking the side on an upward trajectory.
While Spurs just fell short in the title race, there’s little doubt they remain one of the best sides in England and only a few tweaks here and there would surely put them in good stead for a genuine title tilt.
So, comments from Richard Keys’ latest blog indicating the club have held talks with an England international’s representatives over a potential move have gone down a storm. He claims chairman Daniel Levy had earmarked Ross Barkley as a potential signing and discussions are believed to have taken place.
However, he also hints that Spurs may have lost some interest after these reported talks. Whatever the case, the Tottenham fans in the bar would love to see Barkley arrive in north London this summer, with many believing he’d be a great addition to the squad.
”He’s had Ross Barkley ear-marked as a replacement for some time now, but after a recent meeting with Barkley’s representatives in London I’m told Spurs aren’t as convinced as they were. Watch this space….. ”