Tottenham Hotspur ready to bid for Athletic Bilbao star in January

A report in Metro claims Tottenham Hotspur boss Harry Redknapp is ready to return to Athletic Bilbao with a bid for highly-rated midfielder Ander Herrera in the January transfer window.

Redknapp was rebuffed in a summer attempt to bring striker Fernando Llorente to White Hart Lane but will now test Athletic’s resolve to hang on to Herrera, a star of Spain’s victorious 2011 Euro Under-21 Championship-winning team.

The 22-year-old has made just two league appearances since joining Los Leones in a €7.5m transfer from Real Zaragoza in July this year, following a knee injury suffered in a game against Espanyol on September 11. However, he has returned to training this week and is expected to make his comeback next month.

Despite the Spurs manager having a number of possible forward targets, including Sevilla’s

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