Southampton captain Pierre-Emile Hjojberg, who has been closely related with Tottenham in fresh months, has admitted he is able to play on the “subsequent degree”.
Remaining week we relayed a Day by day Telegraph tale that claimed Spurs are but to make a last determination on a transfer for Hjojberg, who used to be first of all related with the Londoners again within the January switch window via Sky Sports activities.
The midfielder has made 129 appearances for Southampton since becoming a member of the membership from Bayern Munich in 2016. He has three hundred and sixty five days left on his present contract with the Saints.
Chatting with German TV channel Sport1, Hjojberg printed he has a “unbelievable” courting with Southampton however admitted he sees himself competing for primary honours in other places.
“I do know what I would like, the membership is aware of it too,” stated the 24-year-old Denmark global (as relayed via the London Night Usual).
“I wish to play at a fair upper degree than I’m recently. The connection between me and Southampton is unbelievable.
“The membership gave me the platform to develop. I’m now not announcing ‘good-bye’ and I’m concerned with my membership, however my function could be very transparent: I wish to win the Premier League and the Champions League.
“I won numerous enjoy [at Bayern Munich] in order that I may just transfer directly to increase in other places. When I used to be 23 I was a captain in a Premier League membership. Now I’m hungry to get to the following degree.”
Hjojberg’s feedback concerning the Champions League may well be majorly related in terms of Tottenham’s probabilities of signing him. Jose Mourinho’s males will likely be pushing for fourth position if and when the Premier League season resumes, however there aren’t any promises.
It’ll be attention-grabbing to look if Hjojberg remains to be prepared to sign up for Spurs in the event that they fail to notice a Champions League spot.