The 24-year-old has started seven Premier League games for Spurs this season.
HITC Sport understands talks took place before last week's decider
The Leeds United head coach was the heavy favourite following Gus Poyet's decision to move elsewhere.
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe has been in fine form this season, and Paul Merson believes Chelsea should look to sign him.
Tony Adams is in negotiations with Brondby about becoming their manager. The former Arsenal centre-half, who is the director of football at Gabala in Azerbaijan, is the favourite to take over from the interim coach, Aurelijus Skarbalius, at the end of the season.
The English referee has been picked to officiate the clash between Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid.
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini is reportedly interested in becoming Everton manager.
Roy Hodgson has delayed naming his England squad for Euro 2016 until Monday.
Spain’s first openly gay referee has walked away from the game, insisting he “cannot take any more”.
Tottenham will follow West Ham in leaving their current stadium in 12 months time.