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Soccer Spurs Defender Rose Uncertain over Future


Ahmed Ahmed

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 17:14 GMT

Tottenham defender Danny Rose has admitted he is uncertain where he will be playing next season. The 28-year-old has two years remaining on his contract and has been linked with a move away to Manchester United.

Reuters reported that the England left back spoke to Sky Sports and admitted he could move on. "I don't know what the future holds now. I know my age and I know how the club's run in terms of if you get to a certain age they might look to ship you on,” Rose told Sky Sports.

"It has been no secret that my name has been mentioned quite a few times in terms of players moving on and I'll be just sitting tight over the next few weeks and just seeing what happens. Either way I'm prepared for whatever happens."

Rose signed for Tottenham from Leeds in the summer of 2007 at the age of 17. His progress was curtailed by countless injury problems during his early years at the club but he has since gone on to make 198 appearances. Over the last few years he has been in a fierce battle with Welsh defender Ben Davies for the starting left back position with both players having periods of success.

Tottenham reached their first ever Champions League final last season despite not signing any players for the last two transfer windows. But Rose was denied his first ever trophy as they were beaten 2-0 by Liverpool. Despite the result, the England international was proud of his team for reaching the final.

 "This season I've played quite a bit, it's been really good," he said. "I'm proud of what I've done individually and I'm over the moon about what the club has achieved as well.

"There have been some difficulties -- no signings, playing at Wembley (while White Hart Lane was renovated) and I think the club and players have shown great character.

"We're in a good position for next season now and we'll be raring to go because the final in Madrid was an unbelievable experience and it's one I'd love to experience again."