Tottenham: Gold shares ‘interesting’ Devine update

Tottenham Hotspur: Alasdair Gold shares update on Alfie Devine which ‘will be interesting’ - Premier League

Writing on Twitter, Alasdair Gold has shared news that summer signing Alfie Devine scored for the Under-23s against Derby County on Friday at just 16-years-old – going on to claim that it ‘will be interesting’ to see how he develops as a Spurs player. 

Devine, who signed from Wigan Athletic in the summer, becoming Spurs’ first acquisition of the window as explained by Gold, bagged a goal for the Lilywhites academy side as they fell short against Derby.

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Gold shares ‘interesting’ update

The promising box-to-box midfield player, who featured alongside outcast Danny Rose during the match, turned the ball in from the first corner of the 90 minutes.

Still only 16-years-old, notching in a goal for the U23s team has prompted a reaction from Gold who felt it necessary to share this ‘interesting’ news with Tottenham supporters – with it being safe to say the club have a promising starlet on their hands.

Transfer Tavern take

Putting pen to paper on a £500,000 deal from Wigan Athletic after the League One side entered administration, Daniel Levy pounced on an opportunity to land a player who could hold a very high ceiling.

The teenager has been likened to Premier League legends Patrick Vieira and Steven Gerrard for possessing a similar playing style to the duo (Spurs Web).

As explained by the media, his box-to-box style and never-ending energy marks him out as a raw talent who could one day become a first team regular under manager Jose Mourinho.

Whether or not Spurs will see a senior debut for Devine any time soon remains to be seen, but after his return from injury, the sky could be the limit.

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