Spurs pulled off an impressive deal landing Serge Aurier from Paris Saint-Germain - but it appears they wanted his team-mate first.
The Belgian international, linked with Tottenham Hotspur in the summer, has spearheaded PSG's Champions League progression.
Paris Saint-Germain's Thomas Meunier claims Middlesbrough, Tottenham and West Ham United all made offers to sign him last summer.
The Belgian had an offer to join West Ham United last summer.
Thomas Meunier had an offer from West Ham United, but he has joined Paris Saint-Germain instead.
Club Brugge defender Thomas Meunier claims he has an offer from West Ham United.
Napoli are believed to have made contact with Belgian international, but Middlesbrough are also interested