Tottenham’s midfielder Victor Wanyama has confirmed his desire to remain at the Wembley Stadium beyond this season despite interest from Manchester United and Liverpool.
The midfielder was one of the players who was sparingly used by Pochetino in the just concluded season.
Many thought that the Kenyan international would be moving out to another club who would feature him more prominently in the 2018-19 season but that seems not to be the case as he opted to fight for his place under Pochetino’s starting lineup next season.
Manchester United and Liverpool were reportedly in the move for his services as both clubs hope to bolster their respective teams at the center half of the pitch.
Jurgen Klopp will welcome highly-rated midfielder Naby Keita to his team this summer, but he seems not contend.
With Emre Can’s proposed departure to Juventus, Klopp is looking to replace his compatriot with the Kenya midfielder.
Mourinho is another manager tipped to be moving for his services in the summer.
Marouane Fellaini might be leaving Old Trafford as a free agent this summer, and Mourinho is hoping he could sign Wanyama as the player to come into his place.
While reacting to his speculated move to either Liverpool or United, the former Southampton star told goal.com that he is unconcern about the rumor.
He reiterates his happiness at Tottenham, claiming he wants to see-out his contract with thee North London club.
“I don’t respond to rumours and all those are rumours to me, I still have acontract with Spurs and that is what I want to see through,” Wanyama told Goal .
“I did not have a good season with the team because of injury and my aim now is to work hard during this break and return for next season even stronger and help them perform even better.“I am happy at Tottenham and I am committed to the team….” he confessed.