Tottenham enter the hunt to prise Braafheid away from McClaren's Twente
21 May 2009 12:19
Tottenham Hotspur have joined the race to sign FC Twente full-back Edson Braafheid.
The Holland international has been outstanding for Steve McClaren's team this season with Ajax and Schalke also the defender's situation.
Hot property: Edson Braafheid is wanted in Holland and abroad
Braafheid 's contract with Twente has another year to run and McClaren hopes he will sign a new deal this summer.
But the prospect of playing in the Barclays Premier League against some of the best sides in Europe would be a big incentive for Braafheid.