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Spurs & Liverpool Lead 30-Strong Club Chase for Talented Stevenage Teenager

​Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool are amongst a 30-strong contingent protecting tabs on gifted Stevenage defender Ben Wilmot.

The ​Daily Mail has reported that the Premier League giants are main an almighty chase to doubtlessly land the centre-back who has solely made two senior appearances for the League Two aspect.

Wilmot solely made his first-team debut again in October through the Checkatrade Trophy group B7 defeat to MK Dons, however the 18-year-old is already being touted as a future English high flight star because of possessing a maturity past his years.

Stevenage boss Darren Sarll earlier remarked that Wilmot had the top of a 30-year-old on his younger shoulders, and his feedback can have performed little to place off any of the massive variety of golf equipment tussling it out for his signature.

Sarll had stated:  “He performs like a 30-year-old, he is received an exquisite, mature outlook on the sport.”

Round 30 scouts had been believed to have been current at Stevenage’s Three-1 Checkatrade conquer Brighton’s Underneath-21s aspect on seventh November as Wilmot accomplished the complete 90 minutes of that recreation.


Simply as succesful at full-back as at centre-half, Wilmot put in an completed efficiency in the appropriate full-back function to assist his aspect win in opposition to the Gulls as his burgeoning status continued to construct.

Wilmot penned his first skilled contract with the Boro in April, however that deal solely ties him to the membership till June 2018, and a complete host of groups at the moment are lining up gives for him.

Spurs and Liverpool are considered on the entrance of the queue for him, however time will inform if both can prise him away from Broadhall Manner forward of different events.

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