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Tottenham selling Danny Rose for just £20 million would be so unlike Daniel Levy

Danny Rose of Tottenham Hotspur during the UEFA Champions League Final between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on June 01, 2019 in Madrid, Spain.

The Tottenham Hotspur left-back has been linked with a move away from the club this summer.

Danny Rose of Tottenham during the Premier League match between Fulham FC and Tottenham Hotspur at Craven Cottage on January 20, 2019 in London, United Kingdom.

According to a report from the Mirror, Paris Saint-Germain are keen on signing Tottenham ace Danny Rose, with Daniel Levy demanding around £20 million for the left-back.

The 29-year-old was in quite excellent form over the past six months or so, and he has been a superbly consistent performer for Spurs over the last five or six years.

It was only last year when Tottenham were demanding £40 million plus Luke Shaw from Manchester United for Rose's signature, according to a report from the Sun.


In essence, that would have been worth in excess of £60 million, but Spurs eventually kept the England international.

Rose still has two years remaining on his current deal with Tottenham, and he is still undoubtedly one of the best left-backs in the Premier League.

So selling him for just £20 million this summer would be just so unlike Daniel Levy.

Danny Rose of Spurs in action during the Premier League match between Watford and Tottenham Hotspur at Vicarage Road on January 1, 2017 in Watford, England.

He is well-renowned for being a hard-nosed businessman, who gets the absolute most out of every single deal that he participates in for Spurs.

It could be argued that selling Rose for £20 million would be poor business, however. In today's market, the Englishman is surely worth double that amount.

And if the 29-year-old does leave Tottenham this summer for the reported £20 million fee, it might be the first time in a very long time where Levy has made somewhat of an error in judgement.

Danny Rose of Tottenham Hotspur poses with manager Mauricio Pochettino as he signs a new contract on September 6, 2016 in Enfield, England.

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