Pochettino is keen to lure the teen to White Hart Lane and add fresh competition to first-choice centre-forward Harry Kane next season.
Tottenham are expected to offload Emmanuel Adebayor and Roberto Soldado this summer, which could leave the north London outfit worryingly short of options in attack – and Werner is said to be at the top of their transfer wish list.
According to the Telegraph, Werner carries a price-tag of £8m.
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