Tottenham accepted £500,000 Millwall bid for Townsend
The Daily Mail says Tottenham were close to selling the winger to Millwall in 2011 after a successful loan spell.
They considered selling the 'fringe player' for £500,000 and Townsend was told he could decide whether to go or stay and fight for his place.
After a talking with his father Troy and his advisers, he decided to stay.
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