The Schalke 04 midfielder was reported to be a target for the Premier League duo, as well as Arsenal.
The highly-rated 22-year-old looks to be leaving Schalke 04 on a free this summer and has been linked with Liverpool as an Emre Can replacement.
Daniel Levy will have to pay Max Meyer a substantial weekly wage to bring him to Spurs and beat Premier League rivals Arsenal and Liverpool.
Liverpool are closing in on the signing of Leon Goretzka according to reports in Germany.
Tottenham target Max Meyer offered a timely reminder of his talent ahead of the transfer window.
The 30-year-old has been at Schalke since 2013, and gives Watford another defensive option to consider.
Tottenham could grab a bargain as Schalke put Max Meyer up for sale.
The Algerian international is clearly more happy with his current situation at Bundesliga side Schalke.
Nabil Bentaleb will move to Schalke permanently from Tottenham Hotspur in the summer transfer window.
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