Graham Roberts reacts on Twitter to Tottenham Hotspur interest in Davinson Sanchez

Ajax's defender Davinson Sanchez (R) is watched by teammate Kasper Dolberg as he scores during the Champions League second leg football match between OGC Nice and Ajax in the ArenaA in...

Tottenham have been linked with a move for Ajax defender.

Tottenham Hotspur are keen on signing Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez, The Sun report.

Sanchez, 21, is a Colombia international who played a key role for the Dutch club last season.

Ajax's defender Davinson Sanchez (R) is watched by teammate Kasper Dolberg as he scores during the Champions League second leg football match between OGC Nice and Ajax in the ArenaA in...

Former Tottenham defender Graham Roberts said he feels Sanchez would be an excellent signing for the club.

Sanchez made 32 Eredivisie appearances for Ajax last season, scoring six times.

He also was a regular as his side reached the Europa League final, before being defeated by Manchester United.

Lyon's French forward Maxwel Cornet (L) vies with Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez  during a friendly football match between Olympique Lyonnais (OL) and Ajax Amsterdam on July 18, 2017 at...

Sanchez would link up with former Ajax defenders Toby Alderweireld and Jan Vertonghen at Spurs, and potentially form a formidable three man backline.

Spurs need further options at the back and Sanchez would give them greater flexibility if they can get a deal done.

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