Tottenham latest: Hernandez interest as Adebayor tipped to leave

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Plus injury news about Townsend.

Tottenham are reported to be targeting Manchester United striker in the January transfer window with Emmanuel Adebayor allowed to head towards the White Hart Lane exit door according to the Evening Standard

Andre Villas-Boas is keen to remove to the Togo striker from the wage bill with Turkish side Besiktas reported to be interested.

Hernandez is behind Robin Van Persie and Wayne Rooney in the pecking order at Old Trafford.

Winger Andros Townsend is a doubt for England ahead of their crunch World Cup qualifier with Poland after picking up a knock in the 4-1 win against Montenegro. Townsend did train with the England side so it shouldn’t be too serious.

The winger did say he is not taking anything for granted in terms of his international career despite impressing and scoring against Montenegro.

He said: ‘I’m not getting carried away. If I get my chance, I’ll look to do exactly the same as I did against Montenegro. Hopefully I can help us get over the finishing line.’

Reserve team prospect Simon Dawkins has gone on trial at Steve McClaren's Derby, report SkySports. Dawkins was on loan at Aston Villa last season and made four substitute appearances.

Spurs legend Martin Chivers has said he is delighted that Mike England and Alan Gilzean are going to be inducted into the Tottenham hall of fame.

Chivers who played with both England and Gilzean said: ‘It’s lovely to get them both together and it’s about time they’re inducted into the Hall of Fame.’

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