first_imgFormer Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp has rubbished rumours linking Andy Carroll with a shock move to Spurs, insisting the striker doesn’t fit their style.The West Ham man has emerged as a surprise target for the north London club, with reports claiming he could join them this month to provide cover for injured Harry Kane – who is sidelined until March.Carroll, who only scored three goals in 2017, started for the Hammers in their 2-0 defeat to Bournemouth but is out on contract in the summer and could be signed for around £2million.But there seems to be little sense in signing an injury-plagued player as back-up to one currently on the sidelines. 1 targets REVEALED moving on Transfer latest on talkSPORT.com IN DEMAND And Redknapp has warned his former club against the deal.Speaking on Monday’s Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast, he said: “It’s difficult for Spurs because where do you find somebody who is going to want to come and play for four or five weeks, knowing that he’s not going to be playing after because once Harry Kane is fit and Son comes back they’re not going to be in the team?“You’re not going to get a top, top player who is going to be willing to do that. So do they take a chance on Andy Carroll?“Listen, he is effective. If you use him in the right areas and you get balls into the box for him, there’s no one better. Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ RANKED The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland center_img LATEST Harry Kane has suffered ankle ligament damage LIVING THE DREAM Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade targets Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer “I know they got crosses in yesterday for the goals, but in the main Tottenham really don’t play with wide men, their crosses will come from full backs and I don’t see Pochettino suddenly changing his style to be hitting long diagonal balls up to Andy Carroll and running off him…“I’m not sure that would be a move Pochettino would go for.“And West Ham need him! He started in the team on Saturday!”last_img read more