Manchester United and Tottenham have stalled over their talks for Toby Alderweireld, according to reports. The London Evening Standard suggest both clubs are facing a standoff after failing to agree a deal which they agree to. It is suggested Jose Mourinho remains confident he can sign Alderweireld but talks are at a standstill after the London club demanded a fee in excess of the £55m fee United have suggested. Alderweireld only managed 13 Premier League starts for Spurs last season in an injury-plagued campaign. United have been attempting to negotiate a £55million deal for the Belgium international – however Spurs are standing firm in an effort to secure more funds. The London club are understood to be happy to offload Alderweireld after he opted against signing a new contract at the club. Under his current contract the 29-year-old will activate a £25m release clause if he remains at the club next summer. In other transfer news, United are considering a surprise move for Swiss defender Kevin Mbabu. Fussball Info suggest the former Newcastle United defender has emerged as a shock target for Jose Mourinho after an impressive season at BSC Young Boys. The 23-year-old was a star performer at full-back… Read full this story
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