The newspaper reports that the Premier League champions have inquired about the Belgian defender’s interest in seeking a move away from Mauricio Pochettino’s side.
Despite talk of the club moving for Southampton’s Virgil van Dijk, The Sunday Times report that the Blues could double Alderweireld’s money to entice him across to west London.
Spurs are keen to extend the 28-year-old’s contract, yet discussions over a new deal at the club are believed to have progressed poorly.
Although Antonio Conte is looking to strengthen at the back. It is extremely unlikely that Daniel Levy would allow the Lilywhites’ star defender to move to a potential title rival.
Following the report in today’s newspaper, Chelsea fans have called on the club to do all they can to sign Alderweireld.
While, in north London, Spurs fans are extremely confident that the player won’t be going anywhere.
Here are what the clubs’ supporters have had to say about Chelsea’s reported interest in Alderweireld.