The South Korean's career at Spurs appears to be in doubt, but remains news to the player himself.
The French left-back was out from November with a serious knee injury.
The midfielder is set to join the Scottish Premiership side in the coming weeks.
Rangers, MK Dons, Nottingham Forest, Bristol City, Ross County and Bolton Wanderers have all been linked with the player.
The Sunderland striker was not selected for Euro 2016 despite scoring 18 goals this season.
Bristol Rovers boss Darrell Clarke has been linked with the Leeds United managerial job.
Tottenham Hotspur have reportedly made an approach for Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis missed out on a $25m windfall on Thursday when he failed to make this year’s All-NBA teams.
For the Republic of Ireland the contrast is vivid.
Glasgow Rangers boss Mark Warburton managed to complete a deal to bring the midfielder to Ibrox.