With the January transfer window fast approaching, it’s time to run the rule over Tottenham’s reported transfer targets.

The tabloids are producing their regular supply of transfer fodder, linking the Lilywhites to various players throughout Europe, some more tenuously linked than others, as Andre Villas-Boas is expected to strengthen in the new year to keep his side’s Premier League top four hopes alive.

But not every player we’ve seen speculated with a move to a White Hart Lane is up to Spurs’ usual standards, and just to prove it, we at Football Fancast have come up with a list of SIX players, reportedly on AVB’s winter wishlist, that will struggle to live up to expectations in North London.

CLICK ON CHICARITO TO REVEAL THE SIX JANUARY TARGETS WHO WON’T MAKE THE GRADE AT TOTTENHAM

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