Manchester United are ready to move for Danny Rose in January, according to reports.
Jose Mourinho has long held an interest in the Tottenham left-back, who is yet to play a game this season because of injury.
According to Tuttomercatoweb, United are front-runners for the England man, who has not played since January.
Chelsea have also been linked with Rose in recent months.
Left-back has been a problem position for Mourinnho during his Old Trafford reign.
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Luke Shaw fell out of favour and has played just one game – in the EFL Cup against Burton Albion – this season.
Daley Blind started the season at first-choice, but Ashley Young has started their last four matches.
Right-back Matteo Darmian has also played a couple of games.
Chelsea have long been linked with another left-back to provide competition for Marcos Alonso.
Juventus defender Alex Sandro was a top target, but the Blues saw a number of bids for the Brazilian rejected in the summer.
The Serie A giants are now closing in on a new contract for the 26-year-old.
At Spurs, Ben Davies has been arguably the best left-back in the Premier League this season.
He has two goals and two assists for Mauricio Pochettino’s team, who are unbeaten since the opening day.