sport news Jose Mourinho refuses to talk about prospect of Tottenham signing Edinson Cavani

'Good relations are based on respect': Jose Mourinho refuses to talk about prospect of Tottenham signing Edinson Cavani in January but jokes his 'friends' at PSG could help him out by sending Kylian Mbappe on loan Jose Mourinho refused to talk about signing Edinson Cavani out of 'respect' The PSG striker has been linked to Spurs after Harry Kane suffered a bad injury Mourinho joked his PSG 'friends' could send Kylian Mbappe on loan to help out 

By Daniel Matthews For Mailonline

Published: 14:49 GMT, 21 January 2020 | Updated: 14:58 GMT, 21 January 2020

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Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho refused to be drawn on a possible move for Edinson Cavani, joking that the only transfer he would discuss in public was a loan move for Cavani's Paris Saint-Germain team-mate Kylian Mbappe.

Spurs are a striker short following the injury suffered by talisman Harry Kane earlier this year.

Kane faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines with a hamstring problem, fuelling speculation that Tottenham could target the 32-year-old Cavani, who has asked to leave PSG this month.

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