Report: What manager has told friends about £40m Tottenham Hotspur player he wants

Tottenham Hotspur's Son Heung-Min celebrates scoring his side's third goal during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park on February 16, 2020 in...

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Harry Winks is reportedly on Manchester United’s radar.

Daniel Drinkwater of Villa battles with Harry Winks of Spurs during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park on February 16, 2020 in Birmingham,...

According to The Mirror, Manchester United are interested in signing Harry Winks from Tottenham Hotspur in the summer transfer window.

It has been reported that United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has told his friends that he believes that he can build his new-look midfield next season around Winks, who is rated at £40 million.

 

Important player for Tottenham Hotspur

Winks has come through the Tottenham youth system and has established himself as an important player in the first team.

There have been injury issues, but the progress and development made by the England international in recent years has been very encouraging.

Harry Winks of Spurs celebrates during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park on February 16, 2020 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

According to WhoScored, the 24-year-old has made 17 starts and four substitute appearances in the Premier League for Spurs so far this season, and has also played three times in the Champions League.

During the 2018-19 campaign, Winks made 17 starts and nine substitute appearances in the league, and made eight starts and two substitute appearances in the Champions League for Spurs, according to WhoScored.

Tottenham Hotspur stay

Given how good Winks is and his importance to the Tottenham team, it is hard to see the North London outfit sell him in the summer transfer window.

Harry Winks of Tottenham Hotspur warms up ahead of the FA Cup Fourth Round Replay match between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton FC at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on February 05, 2020 in...

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