Loads of Tottenham fans are urging the club to move for Netherlands wonderkid Matthijs de Ligt, after reports last week claimed the defender will not move to Barcelona.
According to a recent report from AS (via Sports Mole), Barcelona are no longer in the running to sign de Ligt.
Considering the Catalan giants were the heavy favourites to land the Ajax defender, Tottenham now have a huge opportunity to replace Toby Alderweireld before he has even left the club.
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The Belgian international could leave relatively easily in the summer when his £25m release clause kicks in, and de Ligt is the perfect player to replace him.
The 19 year-old, valued at a whopping £58.5m by Transfermarkt, is wanted by several of Europe’s top clubs, but the appeal of playing under Mauricio Pochettino could be enough to bring him to North London.
De Ligt is a born leader, reads the game superbly and is incredibly composed on the ball – all the makings of being Tottenham’s next “Toby”.
A whopping 90 per cent of fans think they should pay whatever it takes to land de Ligt, and you can view the full poll results down below…