Crystal Palace ‘are set to rival Everton for Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks’
Crystal Palace ‘are set to match Everton for Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks’ with Spurs ‘willing to let the 26-year-old leave this summer as he no longer considers Antonio Conte’s plans’
- Tottenham are reportedly willing to let Harry Winks leave for around £20million
- The midfielder has two years to go but has made just nine top-flight starts
- Everton, Southampton and Sevilla are interested in Winks
- Crystal Palace wants midfielder after Conor Gallagher’s return to Chelsea
Everton could face competition for Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks if Crystal Palace join the race, according to reports.
The 26-year-old is reportedly set to leave Spurs this summer after falling down the pecking order under Antonio Conte.
Winks made 19 Premier League appearances for Tottenham last season, only nine of which started and his chances will be further limited after the arrival of Yves Bissouma.
Crystal Palace reportedly set to match Everton for Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks
As a result, he is expected to leave North London as he no longer considers Conte’s plans, despite still having two years to go.
Everton, Southampton and LaLiga side Sevilla are all said to be interested and the Spurs are said to be listening to offers of around £20million.
However, Crystal Palace has joined the race for the Englishman, according to The sun.
Winks may leave Spurs as he is no longer part of Antonio Conte’s (correct) plans
The Eagles will be looking for a new midfielder this summer after star player Conor Gallagher returned to Chelsea at the end of his loan spell.
Meanwhile, the Toffees have contacted the Spurs about a deal for Winks, which he says has made him a priority Football Insider†
Frank Lampard will also be on the hunt for a midfielder this summer, having lost Fabian Delph at the end of his contract and Donny van de Beek returning to Old Trafford at the end of his loan term.
However, Patrick Vieira’s side could get a boost in pursuing Winks as Everton’s budget constraints mean they may want to take him on a first loan.
Palace is looking for a new midfielder after Conor Gallagher (right) returned to Chelsea
Frank Lampard will also look for midfield recruitment following the loss of Donny van de Beek (above)
A move to Merseyside would see Winks reconnecting with his longtime Spurs colleague Dele Alli.
The Blues boss is said to have a long list of goals to help Everton avoid another relegation scandal.
The Toffees had a tough season last year and only ensured their survival in the Premier League in the penultimate game.
Everton have also inquired about Hull City winger Keane Lewis-Potter who has sparked interest from West Ham.