Sky Sports reports that Tom Huddlestone will stay at White Hart Lane after all.
Word on the street was that the ex-chubster would be showing off his very un-English technique and wide array of passes at Goodison next season, but it looks that was just another succulent lump of summer tripe.
Tottenham midfielder Tom Huddlestone has signed a new five-year deal at White Hart Lane.
The 21-year-old, who joined Spurs from Derby in 2005, has pledged his future to the North London club until 2013. (Sky Sports)
So did Everton miss out on a strong midfield target, or are they better off looking elsewhere?