Tottenham Hotspur are planning to fight Manchester United for Southampton full-back Nathaniel Clyne, as per Telegraph.
Man United have been targeting the full-back for the past few months. The Englishman who plays as a right-back for the Saints is also planning to leave the club this summer.
Spurs are now said to be interested in the 24-year-old defender and will be making a bid for him in the next couple of weeks. While on the other hand, Man United are also keen to seal his deal as boss Louis van Gaal has been suffering from right-back problems.
Clyne whose contract expires next summer will be offered a new deal by the Saints, Southampton director of football Les Reed is hopeful that he will sign a deal, however the reports claim that the player has no plans to seal nay new deal.
Les Reed told the BBC that he is confident that this issue will be resolved soon. He is discussing with the player and will come with a positive.
Southampton manager Ronald Koeman claimed that his player has only 10 days to decide his career. He will have to sign before the end of this month.
Clyne is a regular player for the Saints for the last couple of years. He has netted twice in 34 Premier League games so far this term.
Columnist: Shah Arsalan