Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Agent: Dempsey Staying at Tottenham
Soccer By Ives, July 15th, 2013 3:55PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  england, men's national team

MOST COMMENTED

Clint Dempsey’s agent on Monday sought to dispel rumors that the Tottenham forward could be sold this summer. “I have been in constant contact with Tottenham and they are happy with Clint and he’s happy with the club,” Lyle Yorks, Dempsey’s agent, told the blog Soccer By Ives. “He’s reporting back shortly. He’ll be back there and will be in Hong Kong (for preseason) and everything’s good. Things could change obviously if a team came in with a big offer, but they are not actively trying to move Dempsey.”

Late last week, the Times of London said the U.S. international is one of several players Spurs is looking to sell this summer. Yorks, who is also Jozy Altidore’s agent, said this is untrue: “There have been no meetings and no discussions. Not with Tottenham or with any other teams about Clint. His focus right now is returning to the team and helping them qualify for Champions League.”

SBI claims the club is unlikely to offload Dempsey because at 30 years of age he is unlikely to generate a big enough offer for it make sense to move him. Dempsey scored 12 goals and added nine assists in all competitions for Tottenham last season.

Read the original story...


No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Section 2 Around the Net
Colorado College will be Team USA in 2015    
Colorado College, a Division III school, is moving to the Mountain West this season from Conference ...
Hazing investigation prompts cancellation of UNM opener    
In the aftermath of an incident in which Albuquerque fire and rescue and ambulance personnel were ...
Johannsson Has Groin Surgery     
AZ Alkmaar on Tuesday announced that USA forward Aron Johannsson had surgery on his right groin ...
Reports: Mackay to be Named Crystal Palace Coach    
According to reports in England, Malky Mackay will be named the successor to Tony Pulis at ...
Zuculini Joins Valencia on Season-Long Loan    
Manchester City on Monday agreed to a season-long loan for Argentine midfielder Bruno Zuculini to Spanish ...
Mourinho Hails Fabregas, Matic in Chelsea Opener    
Jose Mourinho hailed Cesc Fabregas and Nemanja Matic following Chelsea's 3-1 come-from-behind win at Burnley in ...
War-of-Words Persists over Reus' Future    
The war-of-words between German giants Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich over the long-term future of BVB ...
Report: Cameron to Leave Stoke     
USA defender Geoff Cameron was conspicuous by his absence from the Stoke City squad that lost ...
'Depressed' Suarez Presented to the Media     
Luis Suarez was presented to the media on Tuesday following his Barcelona debut as a substitute ...
Moyes: 'I wasn't Given Time to Succeed or Fail'    
In an interview with the Daily Mail, former Manchester United coach David Moyes says he wasn't ...
>> Section 2 Around the Net Archives