Tottenham news: £34m transfer confirmed as Arsenal look to hijack Ange Postecoglou deal

All the latest Tottenham Hotspur news and transfer gossip including updates on Pedro Porro’s permanent move, Aymeric Laporte and Vitor Roque

Here are all your morning Tottenham Hotspur headlines on Monday, July 3.

Tottenham Hotspur have triggered the €40million (£34.3million) clause to sign Pedro Porro from Sporting CP on a permanent basis, the Portuguese club have confirmed.

“Following the agreement concluded on January 31, 2023 between Sporting SAD and Tottenham Hotspur for temporary surrender of Pedro Porro, for the amount of €5million, Tottenham informed Sporting SAD of the exercise of the acquisition action of the player’s sports right, for the additional amount of €40million.”The club are yet to announce the deal.

Arsenal join Laporte race

Arsenal have joined Tottenham in the race for Man City defender Aymeric Laporte. According to Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo, the Gunners are considering a move for the Spain international to bolster Mikel Arteta’s defensive options.

Micky van de Ven and Edmond Tapsoba are two names on Ange Postecoglou’s radar this summer, also.Tottenham are reportedly hopeful of hijacking Barcelona’s move for Brazilian wonderkid Vitor Roque, according to Mundo Deportivo. The report claims Spurs are one of many interested in the 18-year-old, with talks with the striker’s representatives said to have took place.

Unfortunately for Tottenham, any hope of bringing the prodigy to north London is in doubt. Roque is said to only be focused on a move to the Camp Nou. The La Liga champions are close to securing a €45million (£38.6million) on Roque.

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