Spurs ‘make transfer approaches for Bundesliga duo’

Oli Fisher
Andre Schurrle: Joins Gotze at Dortmund

Andre Schurrle: Joins Gotze at Dortmund

Tottenham are targeting a double swoop for Bundesliga pair Andre Schurrle and Jannik Vestergaard, according to reports.

Mauricio Pochettino is apparently keen on bringing in the respective German and Denmark internationals as they look to strengthen the squad after falling short in the title race.

Schurrle of course is no stranger to the Premier League, having played for Chelsea before joining Wolfsburg for a reported £22million on transfer deadline day in July 2015.

However, Schurrle has had a strong season with eighth place Wolfsburg, scoring nine times in 21 Bundesliga starts.

The 25-year-old is remaining coy about his future, and remains committed to the playing his best for Die Mannschaft in France.

“I think it’s just too early. I’ll prepare now for the European Championships.

“I’ll try to play with Germany a very good tournament, to give everything. Then we’ll see.

“This does not sound as if I’ll been standing in limbo here. Since there is namely nothing for the momen

The North Londoners are also monitoring Vestergaard, who could be available for a fee in the region of €15 million (£11.7 million) from current club Werder Bremen this summer according to SportBild.

HITC Sport claim that Werder are ‘strapped for cash’ and will cash in on Verstergaard, who is also attracting interest from Borussia Monchengladbach.

With Toby Alderweireld, Jan Vertonghen and Kevin Wimmer already in the ranks at Spurs, the possible signing of Verstergaard would further boost their central defensive options..