Tottenham Hotspur reportedly open to Victor Wanyama exit

Erik Lamela, Danny Rose and Victor Wanyama celebrate their team's victory after the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Cardiff City at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on October...

Victor Wanyama joined Tottenham Hotspur from Southampton in 2016.

Victor Wanyama of Tottenham Hotspur during the Tottenham Hotspur training session at Tottenham Hotspur Training Centre on October 5, 2018 in Enfield, England.

Tottenham Hotspur will listen to offers for defensive midfielder Victor Wanyama, according to The Sun.

The British tabloid has also claimed that Tottenham are still trying to offload Belgian midfielder Mousa Dembele.

 

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Wanyama has been on the books of Tottenham since the summer of 2016 when he joined from Premier League rivals Southampton for a transfer fee reported by BBC Sport to be worth £11 million.

The 27-year-old defensive midfielder has played just 57 minutes of Premier League football so far this season, while during the 2017-18 campaign, the former Celtic star played 839 minutes in the league for Spurs, according to WhoScored.

Victor Wanyama of Tottenham Hotspur battles for possession with Lionel Messi of Barcelona during the Group B match of the UEFA Champions League between Tottenham Hotspur and FC Barcelona...

Wanyama, though, started 35 Premier League matches for Spurs in 2016-17, according to WhoScored, and there is no doubt that the Kenya international - who earns £70,000 per week as salary, according to The Daily Star - is a very good player.

Perhaps Tottenham should keep hold of Wanyama until the end of the season at least and not sell the defensive midfielder in the January transfer window.

Victor Wanyama of Tottenham Hotspur talks to Erik Lamela and Lucas of Tottenham Hotspur  during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Cardiff City at Wembley Stadium on...

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