Football

Tottenham Hotspur trialist features against Ipswich

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Tottenham Hotspur trialist Morne Nel was given his chance to impress in yesterday’s clash against Ipswich Town.

The South African starlet is one of four SuperSport United players enjoying a short-term stint at White Hart Lane as part of the partnership between the two clubs.

And, the youngster must have impressed on the training ground, as he was the only one to play any part for the Spurs XI against the Championship side.

Nel only signed for SuperSport in the summer, moving to the Premiership outfit from Old Mutual Football Club. And, he was instantly rewarded with a trip to the English capital alongside Denwin Farmer, Zama Rambuwane and Kabelo Seriba.

17-year-old Nel’s profile had already risen this summer after an impressive pre-season display against Manchester City, and he was given 50 minutes against the Tractor Boys to show what he could do at the Tottenham Hotspur training ground.

A 13th minute substitute, he came off after 62 minutes, with replacement Kenny McEvoy grabbing the last-minute winner for Spurs.

Whether Nel has done enough to potentially earn a longer spell in north London, only time will tell, but his stint with the club shows that Andre Villas-Boas is thinking about the future, and that the partnership with SuperSport could potentially be beneficial in the long term.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Tottenham Hotspur
Football
Premier League

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again