Spurs see Watford striker Deeney as shock Defoe replacement

Watford striker Troy Deeney is being linked with a shock move to Tottenham. The Daily Mail says Deeney has emerged as a shock £5million target for Tottenham.

Watford striker Troy Deeney is being linked with a shock move to Tottenham.

The Daily Mail says Deeney has emerged as a shock £5million target for Tottenham.

Spurs are weighing up a move for Watford’s powerful striker with Jermain Defoe set to follow Clint Dempsey out of White Hart Lane.

West Ham United, who are among the bidders for Defoe, and Fulham are also showing a keen interest in the 25-year-old target man.

Deeney has scored four goals in his first two games, including a hat-trick in Saturday’s 6-1 win over Bournemouth.

 
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