Everton missed out on the Leeds United player as he headed instead to West Ham United.
Aitor Karanka's men currently sit at the top of the Championship, two points clear of Hull City.
Spurs have not made a move for the Colombian striker this month.
The New York City FC manager is keen to use lessons learned from his former Arsenal and Inter Milan bosses.
A selection of the latest stories involving Liverpool Football Club this Thursday morning.
Tottenham defeated Leicester with a top class performance in the FA Cup.
A select round-up of the latest news relating to Manchester United…
HITC Sport understands Crystal Palace midfielder could be set for another loan move to the Championship, this time with MK Dons instead of Nottingham Forest.
Sunderland have been heavily linked with Lorient’s Lamine Kone.
The Gunners recently drew 0-0 with Stoke City and were praised for their new found mental strength.