Tottenham’s decision to look inwards rather than outwards into the market appears to be something of U-turn given their free spending in the summer. Sherwood would appear pretty satisfied with what he has already, but this shouldn’t stop him looking at what is available to cap off what is already an impressive Premier League squad.

January is rarely about big money deals, so if Sherwood and more importantly Levy can pull some business out of the hat here it would represent something of a coup. With Defoe already on the way out and an injury list to rival any, here are the SIX names we think Spurs should be considering in the next week or so.

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