Daniel Levy's Imaginary Shortlist

Manager shortlist: Gerardo Martino


Barcelona's stopgap could be Tottenham Hotspur's version of Manuel Pellegrini.

Manager shortlist: Carlo Ancelotti


The next manager on our shortlist is arguably (taken here to mean 'definitely') the most successful and qualified candidate Daniel Levy can afford to look at at this moment in time.

Manager shortlist: Louis van Gaal


We examine current Netherlands national team manager Louis van Gaal for the open position of Tottenham Hotspur manager.

Manager shortlist: Rémi Garde


We continue our look at possible managerial candidates for Tottenham Hotspur with soon-to-be former Olympique Lyonnais manager Rémi Garde.

Manager shortlist: Thomas Tuchel


If Spurs are going to gamble on someone, Thomas Tuchel is as good a bet as they're going to find.

Manager shortlist: Rafa Benitez


Will Rafa be serving Tapas at the Lane?

Manager shortlist: Frank de Boer


With Tim Sherwood sacked there seem to be two major candidates for the hot seat at Tottenham Hotspur: Frank de Boer and Mauricio Pochettino. Here's a look at how the Dutch manager has made his name.

Manager shortlist: Mauricio Pochettino


He's the favorite for the job. But should he be?

Manager shortlist: Intro and dream scenario


An introduction to what could be a lengthy series.

Manager shortlist: Glenn Hoddle


Tottenham legend and former Spurs and England manager Glenn Hoddle has come out and flatly said that he wants the Spurs job. But is he the right fit for Tottenham right now?

Manager shortlist: Murat Yakin


FC Basel's manager is a young, hot property who is out of contract this summer. We already know that he's at least taken a phone call from Spurs. Could he be our next full-time boss?

Manager shortlist: Tim Sherwood


Kicking this list of possible replacements for the today-departed Andre Villas-Boas off is an internal solution available to a chairman who hates paying through the nose for staff. Mr Tim Sherwood,...

DLIS: Yohan Cabaye


Despite suffering a dip in form at the end of last season, Newcastle's all-action French international could still be an excellent addition to a squad gasping for upgrades in the centre of midfield.

Daniel Levy's Imaginary Shortlist: Jozy Altidore


The mercurial American is playing the best football of his career for club and country. Rumors of a transfer are swirling, and Tottenham Hotspur should get involved... for the right price.

Daniel Levy's Imaginary Shortlist: Nampalys Mendy


The Monaco midfielder has revealed that he will be leaving this summer on a free. He has a number of suitors interested in him, but Tottenham Hotspur should definitely make a bid.

DLIS: Manolo Gabbiadini


Spurs have been linked with Bologna's on-loan Juventus forward Manolo Gabbiadini, but who is he?

Daniel Levy's Imaginary Shortlist: Étienne Capoue


Toulouse are in financial trouble and that could mean that they're forced to part with some of their best assets, namely midfielder Étienne Capoue.

DLIS: Luke Shaw


With the talk today on Benoit Assou-Ekotto's future with Tottenham Hotspur, it seems like a good time to discuss possible replacements. Luke Shaw could be the top choice.

DLIS: Rodrigo


Tottenham Hotspur are expected to sign an established striker and an up-and-comer. Could Rodrigo be the latter?

Daniel Levy's Imaginary Shortlist: Kevin Strootman


Could this Dutch midfielder be the missing cog for Tottenham's midfield and Andre Villas-Boas' 4-3-3 formation?

Daniel Levy's Imaginary Shortlist: Son Heung-Min


Hamburg's £12m South Korean striker could be the answer to Spurs' offensive woes.

Levy's Imaginary Shortlist: Ricardo Rodriguez


Spurs need a left back and Wolfsburg have a pretty great one.

DLIS: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang


Forget Damião. Forget Soldado. Forget Higuain. Tottenham Hotspur should buy Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.


Daniel Levy's imaginary shortlist: Zhano Ananidze

So guys, I'm doing a write-up for my favourite player, Zhano Ananidze, which is a dangerous idea. I touched briefly on his abilities in my Modrić Replacements & Dembélé Backups piece a few...

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