Tottenham starlet Keanan Bennetts celebrates scoring against Chelsea
Tottenham Hotspur starlet Keanan Bennetts is on the verge of signing for Borussia Monchengladbach, according to reports.
The 19-year-old left-sided player, capable of being employed as a full-back or as a winger, has done well in the Spurs academy this year but been unable to push for a first-team slot.
Renowned for scoring impressive goals and armed with an excellent ability at set-pieces, it’s unsurprising he’s a wanted talent, and the fact he has played for Germany at youth level has helped open up a route to the Bundesliga.
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— Jake. (@YedIin) April 13, 2018
He qualifies for the nation through his mother, while he is also represented by a German sports agency called SportsTotal.
Having signed a new contract with Tottenham in December, the club will be entitled to a fee for the player, reportedly around £2million, and will not lose him for a tribunal fee, meanwhile Daniel Levy is likely to push for a buy-back clause in the deal.
What a way to equalise! The roulette… The chop… The finish!
Spurs' youngster Keanan Bennetts with the
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Spurs are also attempting to ward off interest in fellow wonderkid Reo Griffiths, who is attracting overtures from RB Leipzig.