Georges-Kevin N'Koudou deal reportedly off: Three potential alternatives for Tottenham Hotspur

Braga's Rafa Silva in action

The French youngster is not going to White Hart Lane, so who should Spurs sign?

Georges-Kevin Nkoudou at MarseilleGeorges-Kevin Nkoudou at Marseille

It has looked for a long time that Tottenham Hotspur were set to sign Georges-Kevin N’Koudou from Marseille this summer.

It was reported that Spurs are set to sign the French under-21 international, who had reportedly already passed a medical with the London club, for a fee in the region of £10.95 million – as reported by TF1.

A deal hinged on Tottenham player Clinton N’Jie heading to Marseille on loan – however, it seems neither deal will be happening.

Le Phoceen reported yesterday that the negotiations were over.

So who could Spurs target instead of N’Koudou?

Here are three options…

Rafa Silva – Braga

Braga's Rafa Silva in actionBraga's Rafa Silva in action

Just a week ago the Mirror reported that Tottenham were upping their interest in Euro 2016 winner Rafa Silva of Braga.

The 23-year-old winger would reportedly cost around £10 million, so he is certainly in Spurs’ price bracket, and would be a perfect alternative.

Sofiane Boufal – Lille

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Spurs have also been linked with the Lille attacker recently.

The Moroccan international can play in a number of positions and might also come at a good price.

Yacine Brahimi – Porto

Porto's Yacine Brahimi (L) and Rio Ave's Alhassan Wakaso in action.Porto's Yacine Brahimi (L) and Rio Ave's Alhassan Wakaso in action.

The most rounded of the three currently the Algerian would be a fantastic recruit.

A sticking point – Porto. The Portuguese side are notoriously difficult to bargain with and he would not come cheap.

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