Leicester City’s James Maddison is reportedly being pursued by Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal as Son Heung-min showered praise on Hugo Lloris after beating Aston Villa
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The 25-year-old has been in impressive form for his club this season, with 13 goals and nine assists in all competitions. This has led to reports The sun suggesting both Tottenham and Arsenal are longtime admirers of the playmaker and could make a move for him in the summer window.
But Arsenal could have a crucial advantage in the race for Maddison’s signature. Son Heung-min has dubbed Hugo Lloris ‘Superman’ after his performance against Aston Villa. and Spurs’ First League The games were compared to those of their competitors in the race to qualify Champions League.
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Antonio Conte’s Tottenham Hotspur have gained a three-point lead over north London rivals Arsenal as both clubs battle for the final Champions League qualifying spot in the Premier League.
Spurs secured a 4-0 win over Aston Villa hours after the Gunners suffered a 2-1 defeat at home Brighton. It means Tottenham have taken a big step towards Champions League qualification, despite Arsenal having a game in hand but needing to come back from a 10-goal deficit.
And the games of both clubs have now been compared by football.london as the race for the top 4 heats up.
Tottenham Hotspur hat-trick hero Son Heung-min has praised goalkeeper Hugo Lloris following his performance against Aston Villa.
The Spurs captain made a series of impressive saves in the first half as Spurs went 1-0 up at the break. And Son has said Lloris “saved” the side despite his own exploits “like Superman” as the South Korean striker scored an impressive three goals.
And football.london reports that the Spurs forward said his side might have lost if Lloris hadn’t pointed between the sticks.
Maddison transfer hit
Arsenal could have an advantage over Tottenham Hotspur as the bitter rivals scramble to sign James Maddison from Leicester City this summer.
Spurs and Arsenal are reportedly interested in the midfield playmaker ahead of the summer transfer window. But Maddison’s previous claims about Arsenal winger Bukayo Saka could suggest Maddison would be interested in playing weekly with the England star at club level.
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