London - English Premier League side, Tottenham Hotspur are
on the trail of Nigerian winger, Moses Simon.
According to the Daily Mail, Simon, alongside his Gent
teammate, Laurent Depoitre, are being monitored by Spurs.
It is reported that scouts from the English club have
already watched Simon and Depoitre, and could make a move for the pair.
Simon scored seven times for Gent last season as they
finished second on the Belgian Pro-League, and created the assist for Depoitre
for the winning goal in the Belgian Super Cup.
Also read: Nigerian youngster wins Belgian league title
Simon, now a Nigeria international, was initially pursued by
Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur, it will be recalled, but the youngster trained
with Ajax Amsterdam instead.
He is said to have caught the eye Tottenham once again,
following impressive performances in Belgium and the London club could make a
The 20-year old was with the Nigeria squad in Veviers,
Belgium, for their international friendlies against Congo and Cameroon.
He played as a substitute in the 2-0 loss to Congo DR on
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