Southampton to land Spurs ace Walker-Peters on loan after beating Palace

first_imgSOUTHAMPTON are set to win the race for Kyle Walker-Peters.Crystal Palace have also been battling to take the Tottenham right-back this month.2 Kyle Walker-Peters is expected to move to Southampton instead of Crystal PalaceBut Saints feel they have moved into pole position to land the 22-year-old on loan.SPURS NEWS LIVE: Follow all the latest news on TottenhamWalker-Peters has played only five times for Spurs this season after a promising start to his Spurs career, where he was briefly seen as a legitimate potential replacement for Kyle Walker, who headed to Manchester City in 2017.But Mauricio Pochettino brought in Serge Aurier from PSG in 2017 as well and the emergence of Japhet Tanganga, 20, has hastened Walker-Peter’s exit.Boss Ralph Hasenhuttl has spoken publicly about his desire for reinforcements in the full-back areas.Versatile KWP can also play at left-back, making him an even more useful signing.While the current injury to Cedric Soares, who is set to leave at the end of the season, means a new right-back has become a priority.Centre-back Kevin Danso had to be drafted into that position in Saturday’s 1-1 FA Cup tie with Spurs, who did not include Walker-Peters in the squad.2 Japhet Tanganga has impressed Jose Mourinho this season at right back for SpursCredit: Rex Features Spurs are expected to let Christian Eriksen go to Inter Milan this week, with an announcement on the Dane’s move expected as early as this week.Jose Mourinho is certainly putting Daniel Levy’s transfer market nous to good use with player sales, before he gets the chance to get more players on board.Tottenham are looking at Dutch forward Steven Bergwijn from PSV, while AC Milan forward Krzysztof Piatek is also an option as a replacement for injured Harry Kane. José Mourinho implies Spurs will execute the option to buy loanee Giovani Lo Celso after convincing performance versus Southamptoncenter_img MOST READ IN FOOTBALLTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battleTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’NEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by CelticREF RELEASEDChampions League ref Vincic released by cops after arrest in prostitution raidKEANE DEALEx Man United youth ace David Jones says Roy Keane negotiated a contract for himREF RAIDChampions League ref Vincic ‘arrested in raid into drugs and prostitution ring’NICE RONCristiano Ronaldo goes on family bike ride with partner Georgina Rodriguez & kidslast_img read more