Tottenham to bid for Man Utd midfielder Carrick

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp wants a reunion with Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick.

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp wants a reunion with Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick.

The Daily Star says the Spurs manager will be handed a £40m war chest to bolster his side ahead of their first crack at Champions League football.

And high on his shopping list is West Ham old by Carrick. Another in Redknapp's sights is Chelsea winger Joe Cole, who came through the same Hammers youth team as Carrick.