Report: Danny Rose prepared to push for Chelsea move

Danny Rose, Heung-Min Son and Eric Dier of Tottenham Hotspur shake hand sfater the Premier League match between Watford and Tottenham Hotspur at Vicarage Road on January 1, 2017 in Watford,...

Chelsea and Manchester United have been linked with Tottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose in the summer transfer window.

Tottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose is prepared to push for a move to Premier League rivals Chelsea in the summer transfer window, according to The Times.

It has been reported that if Chelsea follow up on their initial interest for Rose and make a firm bid, then the 27-year-old left-back will push for a move to the defending Premier League champions.

The report has also claimed that the England international defender would consider a move to Manchester United, but the Red Devils are not expected to make an offer for him this month.

Tottenham, though, do not want to sell Rose this summer, claims the report in The Times.

 

Danny Rose of Tottenham Hotspur is consoled by Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur as he leaves the field injured during the Premier League match between Sunderland and...

The report follows an interview from Rose to The Sun in which he suggested that he would be open to the idea of leaving Tottenham and urged the North London club to sign two or three world-class players.

According to The Sun, the left-back, who is one of the best players in his position in the Premier League, was applauded by his Spurs teammates at the training ground for his comments.

Danny Rose of Tottenham Hotspur and Billy Jones of Sunderland compete for the ball during the Premier League match between Sunderland and Tottenham Hotspur at Stadium of Light on January...

Meanwhile, former Tottenham midfielder Jermaine Jenas has stated that the Spurs players he has spoken to are happy at the club.

"I think that is the biggest thing as a player, you see your own game improving, you are moving in the right direction, you are challenging for trophies all of a sudden,” Jenas told Goal.com. “That makes you stay. I think that’s what’s happened with these players.

"In saying that, one or two might leave in the next couple of seasons. I think essentially, they as a club as players, certainly the ones I have spoken to, the majority of them are happy.”

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