Konoplyanka was close to signing for Liverpool in January after Anfield bosses flew out Ian Ayre to Ukraine to negotiate a transfer.

But no deal was able to be struck between the two sides as the winter window wound down, leaving Konoplyanka at Dnipro when they faced Spurs in the Europa League.

And Kolomoyskyi thinks a move to Tottenham looks more likely for the 24-year-old, going as far as saying London would suit Konoplyanka better.

"I have contact with the Tottenham president. I am talking with him," Kolomoysky told Ukrainian TV channel '2+2' .