Report: Davinson Sanchez wants Tottenham Hotspur move

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...

The 21-year-old reportedly wants to join Tottenham Hotspur.

According to The Mail, Tottenham Hotspur have convinced Davinson Sanchez to leave Ajax for North London as the Premier League club prepare a £28 million bid.

The 21-year-old has been heavily linked with Tottenham in recent days.

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...

The prospect of leaving Ajax - who have offered him a new contract - increased on Saturday when the Eredivisie left him out of their clash with Heracles.

And The Daily Mail has now reported that the Colombian is keen to join Spurs, with Mauricio Pochettino's presence at the club being one of his motives.

The Sun reported this week that he is worth around £35 million but the Lilywhites, according to The Mail, are set to bid around £28 million for his services.

Pochettino has not signed any players this summer and Tottenham kick off their Premier League season with a trip to Newcastle United tomorrow.

Manchester United's English striker Marcus Rashford (R) and Ajax Colombian defender Davinson Sánchez vie for the ball during the UEFA Europa League final football match Ajax Amsterdam v...

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