Tottenham out to pip Arsenal in £15m transfer race for Djed Spence with Antonio Conte ready to splash cash on right-back

TOTTENHAM are eyeing a summer time switch transfer for Middlesbrough right-back Djed Spence.

The teen has been a revelation at Nottingham Forest this season with a string of spectacular performances serving to them attain the Championship play-off remaining.

Djed Spence has caught the attention of a number of excessive profile clubsGetty

Spence, on mortgage on the Metropolis Floor from Middlesbrough, has caught the attention of quite a lot of Premier League golf equipment.

Arsenal are amongst them, after his standout show knocked Mikel Arteta’s aspect out of the FA Cup.

However, simply as Spurs pipped their North London rivals into the highest 4, they’re additionally set to steal Spence from below their noses too.

Antonio Conte views him as a potential right wing-back upgrade because the Italian appears to take a position closely in his squad this summer time.

It’s believed Conte is joyful to let Emerson Royal go away and has made £15million Spence his prime goal.

Spence’s ambition is to play on the highest degree and Boro will promote to the very best bidder – Bayern Munich are stated to have scouted the defender too.

Brentford are one other membership in the race to sign Spence and consider he would match their enjoying type completely.

The Bees are additionally interested in another Forest star, Brennan Johnson, who has scored 18 league objectives this season.

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And like Spence his future might rely on whether or not Steve Cooper’s aspect are promoted in Sunday’s play off final against Huddersfield.

Spurs are additionally keen on Johnson who has been tipped to join a top six side by Wales supervisor Rob Web page amid curiosity from Arsenal.

Tottenham are closing in on one other winger with Inter Milan star Ivan Perisic set to snub Chelsea to join them.

Conte is aiming to revamp his squad this yr with centre-back Alessandro Bastoni wanted together with a back-up for Harry Kane.

The Italian can be keen to get rid of deadwood which may see Tanguy Ndombele, Giovani Lo Celso and Harry Winks go away on a everlasting foundation this summer time.

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