Paris Saint-Germain are ready to offer Tottenham £100million for Christian Eriksen, according to reports.
The Danish schemer was on Spanish giants Real Madrid and Barcelona’s radar, but now the moneybags French outfit are in the mix for his signature.
PSG have turned their attention to the 26-year-old after Barca’s Ivan Rakitic rejected the chance to join the Ligue 1 champions, claim the Daily Express.
Boss Thomas Tuchel is after a left-back and midfielder before the European transfer window closes on Friday.
Eriksen, who is expected to feature for Spurs against Manchester United tomorrow night, has been locked in talks with the club’s top brass about a new deal.
His current contract has another two years to run and he has seen Harry Kane and Hugo Lloris pen new deals with pay hikes, now Eriksen wants a similar package.
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Mauricio Pochettino is desperate for Eriksen, who moved to White Hart Lane five years ago, to commit his long-term future to the North London side.
The Dane was the only Spurs player to hit double figures in both league goals and assists last campaign and his departure would be a huge blow to Pochettino.
Danny Rose could also be lured to the French champions, but he is not their No1 priority.
Atletico Madrid’s Filipe Luis is Tuchel’s preferred choice, but if that falls through then a one-year loan deal for frozen-out Rose could be on.
Spurs will look to maintain their perfect start to the season with a win at Old Trafford and pile yet more pressure on United boss Jose Mourinho.
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