Deal for striker almost done, but more firepower like this expected at Spurs

first_imgTottenham are reportedly set to reward Harry Kane for his form last season with a lucrative new contract.The 22-year-old scored 25 Premier League goals last season to win the Golden Boot award, but manager Mauricio Pochettino is said to be keen to add to his striker department.It would ease the reliance on Kane to score goals, but where are the potential new goal machines going to come from? Have a look at the players linked with recent transfers to White Hart Lane by clicking the arrow above, right.For all Tottenham news, click here. Tottenham may lose out in Antonio Sanabria chase – Sky Sport Italia say Roma rejected an approach from Tottenham for Sanabria, who spent last season on loan at LaLiga club Sporting Gijon. However, the 20-year-old Paraguay international could remain in Spain as Real Betis – managed by Gus Poyet – are showing interest, according to Spanish news outlet Sport. 4 Vincent Janssen deal almost over the line? – click the arrow to more Tottenham striker rumours – After having previous offers rejected, Tottenham finally appear to be closing in on Janssen. The 22-year-old AZ striker top scored with 27 Eredivisie goals last season and wants to join the club, though it doesn’t look like Spurs’ search for a front man will stop at Janssen. 4 4 4 Spurs need to pay the release clause to land Lucas Alario – Alario has revealed he harbours ambitions of playing football in Europe, but acknowledged for that to happen he must continue developing and learning. For now he may remain in Argentina at River Plate. However, Tottenham have been linked with the 20-year-old whose agent, Pedro Aldave, said the north Londoners could have him if the release clause – believed to be around £11m – is met. He also said Italian club Genoa are the only side to have tabled an offer, while it is just interest from Tottenham right now. “If Tottenham pays the clause, Alario is going,” he told Radio La Red in Argentina. Tottenham to spend big on Mauro Icardi? – Icardi is one of Serie A’s best finishers, sharing the top scorer gong in the 2014/15 season thanks to his 22 goals. Italian publication Corriere dello Sport suggest Tottenham are prepared to pay a huge £38m for the 23-year-old Argentine and as well as Mauricio Pochettino’s rumoured interest, fellow Argentine Diego Simeone is also said to be keeping a close eye on the striker. However, would Icardi like the fact Spurs already have an established goal scorer in Harry Kane up front?last_img read more