Tottenham and Everton Keeping Tabs on Charlie Setford, the Ajax Wonderkid


According to reports, Tottenham and Everton are keeping tabs on Ajax star Charlie Setford, who could be available for signing for free as potentials head into the final few months of his contract. As per Daily Mail, the Premier League duo, as well as A.S. Roma and Borussia Dortmund, could soon move to sign the England youth global with Setford free to talk to clubs in the transfer window of January depending on the duration of his Ajax contract.

According to the reports, Setford might soon return to England after a decade leaving for Holland when was only 7 years old, with the half-Dutch half-English shot-stopper regarded as one of the most exciting talents of Ajax and a potential star for the time to come. According to an award-winning goalkeeper have claimed the Talent of the Future accolade in the previous season, Setford is a regular in the Dutch second-tier for Jong Ajax. Irrespective of his high reputation, the teenager can make a single first-team appearance for the giants of Amsterdam.

A lack of senior football can be a facilitating factor for Setford to return to England in 2023, and with Tottenham and Everton interested in signing the eighteen-year-old, interest in the goalkeeper is certainly strong. Furthermore, according to the reports, Setford is dreaming of playing in the Premier League and England’s senior team, a thing that can happen in case the goalkeeper makes the appropriate move the following year that might not include signing for Tottenham or Everton.

Setford is one of the best academics in the football world with a reputation to boot. He is a wunderkind and has the ability to become a superstar in his profession but only when he gets his next career move correctly.