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Spurs tracking Aston Villa winger

The Sun reports that Tottenham Hotspur are interested in signing Aston Villa winger Andre Green, with Premier League rivals Bournemouth also monitoring his situation.

The 19-year old has long been tipped to have a bright future in the game, having represented England at every age level from schoolboy to under-21 level. Green is highly valued by Villa, and manager Steve Bruce had hoped he would have a big part to play in the club’s promotion push this season before a serious hamstring injury threatened to side-line him for months.

However, he has returned to action sooner than expected, which means that rumours of possible transfer moves have been reignited.

Spurs made efforts to sign Green 2 years ago but, at that stage, he decided it was better for him to continue his development at Villa. However, the interest from North London remains and Tottenham may be ready to make a move for him before the January window closes.

Andy is an exiled English football fan living in Cyprus. He loves all sports but football is his abiding passion, and he still has dreams every now and then about scoring the winning goal in a Wembley Cup Final, even though his playing days are long gone. He follows most major leagues, across Europe at least, and has a favoured team in each. When he’s not watching, listening, reading or downloading podcasts about football, he spend his time worrying about his beloved Arsenal.