The UK work permit of United States international and Seattle Sounders right-back DeAndre Yedlin is in the process of being finalised, multiple sources told ESPN FC on Monday.
The permit would open the door for Yedlin's move to Tottenham Hotspur in January, according to sources.
Spurs, however, would neither confirm or deny a transfer, telling ESPN FC that they would only announce news through official channels and confirming that Yedlin's work permit was underway whether he was to move in January...
A few years ago, a comedian and fan of the NFL's Cleveland Browns recorded a YouTube video in which he dubbed his team's stadium the Factory of Sadness, reflecting on how their consistent failure can bring down the mood of an entire city. That title could apply to quite a few Premier League sides, but perhaps the most apposite comparison is Tottenham Hotspur.
Being a Spurs fan this past decade or so must be like living through perpetual limbo, never really calamitously bad but never quite as good...
Harry Kane has set himself a target of 20 goals for Tottenham Hotspur this season and establishing himself ahead of fellow forwards Emmanuel Adebayor and Roberto Soldado as first-choice for the club.
Spurs' 21-year-old youth-team product scored his 14th goal of the season in Saturday's 2-1 Premier League victory over Burnley, then quickly targeted his next milestone.
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The Enfield-born striker hailed boss Mauricio Pochettino for handing him the chance to prove himself despite Soldado and Adebayor...