The curiosity in Steven Bergwijn leaving Tottenham Hotspur for Ajax has been freshly reciprocated by the Eredivisie membership, in line with a report.
Bergwijn lately admitted he can be open to strolling away from the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium looking for extra gametime elsewhere. He’s conscious that the standard of Antonio Conte’s assault makes it exhausting for him to get a glance in.
And with the World Cup on the horizon, he doesn’t wish to lower his probabilities of making it into the Netherlands squad.
To assist with that process, a transfer again to his native nation at membership degree could also be helpful. He confirmed to Algemeen Dagblad: “A return to the Netherlands will surely be an possibility for me. The World Cup is coming. Mr Van Gaal, the nationwide coach, introduced me into the choice final time, regardless that I didn’t play a lot.”
The probably membership to make that occur can be Ajax. They tried to signal Bergwijn in January, however the deal was blocked.
Nevertheless, he has featured sometimes since. Subsequently, switch rumours are cropping up once more for the 24-year-old.
There was a current suggestion that, forward of his personal Ajax exit, supervisor Erik ten Hag might attempt to signal him for his subsequent membership Manchester United as an alternative.
However a departure from the Premier League altogether appears to be like likelier for the previous PSV winger. Certainly, The Times are now confirming that Ajax are again within the hunt for Bergwijn.
Ajax had Steven Bergwijn bid rejected in January
Their provide of round £18m was rejected in January resulting from Bergwijn scoring a brace towards Leicester Metropolis. They had been his first two Premier League targets of the season.
He has solely added one since, having featured sporadically since his failed winter exit. Bergwijn is aware of he must get again to common gametime; in flip, Tottenham Hotspur appear extra more likely to settle for his needs this time round.
It appears Spurs will make investments in the summertime to appease Antonio Conte after giving him Rodrigo Bentancur and Dejan Kulusevski in January. The latter added direct competitors for Bergwijn’s place.
An exit subsequently is sensible for the Dutchman, each for monetary and sporting causes. Though underneath contract in north London till 2025, it may very well be time for Bergwijn to return to his metropolis of beginning, Amsterdam.
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