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Tottenham Hotspur: Fans react to transfer link with SPFL defender

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Fans of Tottenham Hotspur have been reacting to a post on Twitter, which relayed a report that claimed the club, along with West Ham United, Crystal Palace, Newcastle United and Everton, are interested in a move for Rangers right-back, James Tavernier.

According to the Daily Mail, Spurs, as well as a host of Premier League clubs, are keen on the 29-year-old defender, who has just 18 months left on his contract with the Scottish Premiership leaders.

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So, what did these Tottenham Hotspur fans make of their club’s link with James Tavernier?

Since moving to Rangers from Athletic in what was a £225k deal back in 2015, Tavernier has gone on to feature 268 times for Gers, scoring a quite remarkable 62 goals and providing 85 assists along the way.

So far this season, the £4.5 million-rated right-back has been in particularly good form for Steven Gerrard’s side, bagging 16 goals and providing 11 assists over his 25 appearances in all competitions.

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However, despite his impressive return of goals and assists, it would appear that many Spurs fans are against the idea of their club making a move for the 29-year-old.

All in all, it would appear that the vast majority of these Spurs fans do not want to see Jose make a move for Tavernier in January, with some stating their belief that the defender is of average ability as a footballer, while others suggested that the player is too old for Tottenham to sign.

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