Tottenham midfielder admits he could leave this summer

16:58 23 May 2012

Niko Kranjcar has spent most of the season on the bench at Spurs

Niko Kranjcar has spent most of the season on the bench at Spurs

Archant

Tottenham transfer news: Niko Kranjcar could lave Spurs

Tottenham midfielder Niko Kranjcar has admitted that the lure of big money in Ukraine and Russia could be too much for him to resist.

The Croatian has again only been a bit-part player for Spurs this season making just 22 appearances in all competitions.

Dynamo Kiev are said to be interested in his services and Kranjcar, who joined the north Londoners in 2009, admits his career with Tottenham could be over.

“In Russia and Ukraine playing football you can earn huge money,” he told Croatian website Index.

“Whether we admit it or not, money is important.

“Football in the east has progressed. The teams are always high up in the Champions League or are in the Europa League final. It’s not like it was 10 years ago.”

Related articles

Sign up for our news alerts today!

Our editors' picks for the day's top news delivered to your inbox or phone.

Sign up for email alerts Sign up for mobile alerts
1
2 3 4 5 6
7

Latest Tottenham news

Thursday, May 5, 2016
Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez (left) and West Ham United's Dimitri Payet battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

When does the 2016/17 Premier League kick off? When do the fixtures come out? We’ve put together a guide to all the key dates for Premier League and Football League fans.

Thursday, May 5, 2016
Tottenham's Erik Lamela (left) and Arsenal's Hector Bellerin battle for the ball during the 2-2 draw at White Hart Lane in March

Tottenham blogger David Lee says it is important for Spurs to finish above north London arch-rivals Arsenal after their title dream was ended by Chelsea.

Thursday, May 5, 2016
Chelsea's Eden Hazard celebrates scoring his side's equaliser against Spurs (Darren Walsh)

We round up all this morning’s stories from around London.

Thursday, May 5, 2016
Tempers flare between Chelsea and Tottenham players and staff after the Barclays Premier League match (Credit: John Walton)

Tottenham and Chelsea have both been charged with failing to control their players and/or officials following clashes at Monday night’s Barclays Premier League match at Stamford Bridge, while Spurs midfielder Mousa Dembele has been charged for an alleged act of violent conduct.

Competitions

Kindle 7 inch tablet

Are you looking for a brand new gadget to help you stay connected on the go and make that long journey home a bit more entertaining? Look no further. MyOffers is giving you the chance to win 1 of 50 Kindle Fire 7” Display Tablets! That’s 50 times more chances to win, so hurry up and enter our competition today and you could be one of our lucky winners!

Read more
Yummy traditional afternoon teas for two

MyOffers is giving you the chance to win 1 of 50 Traditional Afternoon Teas for two at a location of your choice! That’s 50 times more chances to win, so hurry up and enter our competition today and you could be one of our lucky winners!

Read more

Quizzes

Thierry Henry and Dennis Bergkamp celebrate (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

They tore defences apart throughout the 1990s and 2000s but how quickly can you match up eight classic Premier League strike pairs from years gone by?

Who will you choose?

Find out with our quiz - based on policies, not people.

Latest Tech News

Transport