Ian Holloway praises reported Tottenham Hotspur target David Brooks

Ian Holloway, manager of QPR looks on ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between QPR and Sunderland at Loftus Road on March 10, 2018 in London, England.

Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United are reportedly interested in David Brooks of Bournemouth.

David Brooks of Bournemouth during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Chelsea FC at Vitality Stadium on January 30, 2019 in Bournemouth, United Kingdom.

Ian Holloway spoke highly of reported Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United target David Brooks on the Drive show on talkSPORT last Friday (5:27pm, February 15, 2019).

According to The Mirror, Tottenham and United are interested in signing Brooks from Premier League rivals Bournemouth in the summer of 2019.

It has been reported that Spurs are preparing a £50 million bid for the 21-year-old Wales international winger.

Former Crystal Palace and Queens Park Rangers manager Holloway has spoken highly of Brooks.

Holloway said about Brooks on the Drive show on talkSPORT last Friday (5:27pm, February 15, 2019): “David Brooks, who was signed for Bournemouth. Played against Chelsea the other week. Absolutely outstanding. The kid has been fantastic. What a player!”

David Brooks of AFC Bournemouth controls the ball prior to scoring his team's second goal during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Chelsea FC at Vitality Stadium on...

Promising talent

Brooks joined Bournemouth from Sheffield United in the Championship in England in the summer of 2018 for a transfer fee reported by The Mirror to be worth £11.5 million.

The 21-year-old’s performances in the Premier League for the Cherries have been very encouraging, and there is no surprise that Tottenham and United are reported to be interested in securing the services of the Wales international in the summer of 2019.

So far this season, Brooks has made 21 starts and one substitute appearance in the Premier League for Bournemouth, scoring six goals and providing four assists in the process, according to WhoScored.

Ian Holloway ,manager of Birmingham looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Birmingham City at Loftus Road on April 28, 2018 in London, England.

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