Julian Brandt ticks all the boxes for Tottenham Hotspur

Julian Brandt of Germny  attempts to take the ball past Aziz Behich of Australia during the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 Group B match between Australia and Germany at Fisht Olympic...

Tottenham Hotspur should look at Julian Brandt.

Germany's midfielder Julian Brandt reacts after missing an attempt on goal during the international friendly footbal match Austria v Germany in Klagenfurt, Austria, on June 2, 2018. (Photo...

Julian Brandt's release clause has clubs on alert and Tottenham Hotspur should join the race.

Brandt has 10 assists this season for Bayer Leverkusen and the 22-year-old is available at a knockdown price.

BILD report he can be signed for £21.5 million is Leverkusen miss out on the Champions League, which they are currently on course to do, sitting fifth in the Bundesliga.

 

This is a bargain fee for the German international, who ticks all the boxes for Tottenham.

He is young, cheap, and immensely talented. He's the sort of signing who could flourish under Mauricio Pochettino.

Brandt is wanted by Tottenham's rivals Liverpool.

The Times reported how Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp wanted Brandt before Mohamed Salah in 2017 before being overruled.

Germany's midfielder Julian Brandt (C) is brought down by Austria's defender Sebastian Proedl during the international friendly footbal match Austria v Germany in Klagenfurt, Austria, on...

BILD report the Reds remain interested, along with Juventus and Real Madrid.

Tottenham's status as Champions League quarter-finalists, at least, gives them the pulling power to win a battle like this, along with their new stadium.

Liverpool have been a superior side to Tottenham this season in the Premier League.

Julian Brandt of Bayer 04 Leverkusen controls the ball during the Bundesliga match between VfB Stuttgart and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Mercedes-Benz Arena on April 13, 2019 in Stuttgart,...

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