When asked if staying at Spurs was a possibility, Alderweireld told reporters: "Yeah, why not?"
Apparently United "are in talks with Spurs over the Belgium international" and negotiations are progressing slowly if steadily, although a sticking point is Tottenham's asking price of more than £70m, which is about £20m too high for United.
Pellegrini will want an added goalscorer in the ranks at the London Stadium, whether top-scorer Marco Arnautovic leaves for Manchester United or not (Sky Sports), as the side were seriously lacking attacking depth last season, with the likes of Andy Carroll now seemingly on borrowed time.
Raphael Varane and Jerome Boateng are on Jose Mourinho's short-list as the Manchester United boss looks to sign a top class centre-back this summer, according to to the Manchester Evening News via TeamTalk.
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The midfielder only played sporadically after starting four consecutive Premier League games early on in the season. "I don't know what is going to happen", the 29-year-old said.
The Belgian defender also believes that England, a team he knows well following his years playing in the Premier League, will have a good tournament in Russian Federation. "They are young lads, there is a lot of desire". They are a very good team. I was diagnosed with depression, which nobody knows about, and I had to get away from Tottenham.
Last week United announced they had reached an agreement with Shakhtar Donetsk for the transfer of Fred, whose full name is Frederico Rodrigues de Paula Santos, and that "a further announcement will be made in due course".