Tottenham Hotspur are believed to be in pole position to sign Norwich City sensation Max Aarons this summer, despite increased interest from fierce rivals Arsenal and Chelsea.
The 19-year-old has burst onto the Championship scene this season, and has played a pivotal role in the Canaries' charge for promotion. As things stand,
Chelsea and Arsenal are both believed to be in the running, however, and could pose a real threat to the north Londoners' transfer plans. The Blues are in dire need of a backup option for
!!!!! Great performance from everyone today! Big big win and an unreal atmosphere canary fans Let’s go 蘭⚽️ ♂️ pic.twitter.com/D6R5ZtIj5z— Max Aarons (@maxaarons2) February 2, 2019
Certainly, Spurs are due a big-spending transfer window, having failed to bring in a single signing during the past two seasons. The club's lofty status in the Premier League is also likely to benefit them in their pursuit of Aarons, as they look the most likely out of the three sides to comfortably claim a Champions League qualification spot.
In other news, Borussia Dortmund ace Marco Reus is a doubt for his side's Champions League clash against Spurs later in the month. The 29-year-old scored a stunning free-kick during his side's DFB-Pokal Cup loss