White Hart Lane side chase Dutch centre-back.
Tottenham are keen on Celtic defender Virgil van Dijk according to the Daily Express.
White Hart Lane boss Mauricio Pochettino is keen to strengthen his defence and will battle Sunderland, Everton and Southampton in the race for the Dutchman.
The 23 year old has impressed during his two seasons at Parkhead but is now keen for a high-profile move that should help his push for a first senior national team cap.
The likes of Younes Kaboul and Vlad Chiriches are playing for their Spurs futures and it’s no surprise that Pochettino would have his sights set on potential defensive additions.
Tottenham have conceded more goals than any side in the top half of the Premier League table.