Saints' Townsend bid rejected

Southampton have had a £10m bid for Andros Townsend rejected by Tottenham, according to Sky sources.

Last Updated: 17/08/14 at 20:07 Post Comment

Latest Articles

Frank McParland hopes to be able to start next season alongside Sean Dyche

Post comment

Burnley's new sporting director Frank McParland hopes to be able to start next season alongside Sean Dyche.

Leeds teenager Alex Purver agrees new one-year deal

Post comment

Leeds teenager Alex Purver has agreed a new one-year deal with the club.

All Articles

Andros Townsend: Subject of a bid from S

Andros Townsend: Subject of a bid from S

The 23-year-old winger rose to prominence last season and was in particularly eye-catching form for England - impressing following his September 2013 debut only for an ankle injury to deny him the chance to go to the World Cup.

Southampton, who showed promise at Liverpool on Sunday despite losing 2-1, are hoping new manager Ronald Koeman can strengthen the squad before the transfer window closes having sold key men Adam Lallana, Luke Shaw and Rickie Lambert for a combined total of around £60m.

The Dutchman is thought to have identified Townsend as a potential replacement for his England colleague Lallana, but Spurs have dismissed their initial offer.

It is also rumoured that Townsend is keen to stay at White Hart Lane and fight for a starting role despite competition from the likes of Aaron Lennon, Erik Lamela, Nacer Chadli and Christian Eriksen.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

Footer 365

Rafa Benitez named new coach of Real Madrid

Rafa Benitez has been confirmed as the new coach of Real Madrid on a three-year contract.

Michel Platini calls off UEFA meeting after Sepp Blatter quits

UEFA has postponed a Champions League meeting after Sepp Blatter announced his intention to resign as FIFA president.

Cherries target Berbatov wants PL return

Dimitar Berbatov says he would be "delighted" to return to the Premier League this summer amid reports he will join newly-promoted Bournemouth.

Mail Box

Celebrate Good Times, But Hard Work Starts Now

The Mailbox is joyous over the impending departure of Sepp Blatter, but offers a reminder that problems remain. Plus title winners, CL play-offs and Nigel Adkins...

Liverpool 2015 Feels Like Liverpool 2011...

One Mailer says Benteke = Carroll, Bellamy = Milner and Clyne = Downing. Plus we have U21 Euro impatience, farewell Rio, Rafa Benitez, Milner, FIFA and title play-offs...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company