first_imgMARSEILLE snubbed Victor Waynama after Tottenham offered the unsettled midfielder on transfer deadline.That’s according to French TV station RMC Sport – with Club Brugge target Wanyama also missing out on a loan switch to Celtic.1 Victor Wanyama will now hope he can force his way into the Spurs team for the first time this season after missing out on Marseille, Brugge and CelticCredit: Getty – ContributorKenya skipper Wanyama is yet to play for Spurs this season after their £65m club record signing of Lyon’s Tanguy Ndombele over the summer.And Tottenham were reportedly willing to loan Wanyama to Marseille on loan for the season, ahead of a £7million permanent deal next summer.But when Marseille landed their top priority, Nantes’ anchorman Valentin Rongier, they lost interest in Wanyama, 28.Ex-Southampton star Wanyama’s £2.7m annual wages would have been a steep obstacle anyway for Marseille, especially due to financial Fair Play restrictions.But the move was off altogether once the Ligue 1 club closed on Rongier – finally using France’s “Joker transfer rule” to sign him a day after the transfer window shut.The special rules allows clubs in France to sign one French player after the deadline.LATEST SPURS NEWSHARRY ALL FOUR ITKane admits Spurs must win EIGHT games to rise into Champions League spotGossipALL GONE PETE TONGVertonghen wanted by host of Italian clubs as long Spurs spell nears endBELOW PARRSpurs suffer blow with Parrott to miss Prem restart after appendix operationPicturedSHIRT STORMNew Spurs 2020/21 home top leaked but angry fans slam silver design as ‘awful”STEP BY STEP’Jose fears for players’ welfare during restart as stars begin ‘pre-season’KAN’T HAVE THATVictor Osimhen keen on Spurs move but only if they sell Kane this summer It all means more frustration for Wanyama, who was linked with a £13m switch to Belgian giants Brugge last month.Then came talk of a return to Celtic, for whom he played under current boss Neil Lennon.Now, though, Wanyama faces a battle to even get close to the Spurs starting XI, particularly with Dele Alli’s return imminent following the England ace’s hamstring injury.Tottenham star Eric Dier ‘cries’ after he finds out he’s dropped to a 79 rating in FIFA 20last_img

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