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Spurs eye move for Fernando Llorente

Spurs eye move for Fernando Llorente

Llorente on Spurs radar

Tottenham Hotspur are considering a summer move for Juventus striker Fernando Llorente, according to a Spanish source.

Spurs are likely to offload Roberto Soldado and Emmanuel Adebayor at the end of the season, with manager Mauricio Pochettino keen on signing a top-class striker to to take some pressure off Harry Kane next season.

According to AS, Spurs could make a swoop for Spain international Fernando Llorente, who has struggled to cement his place in the starting line-up at the Bianconeri in recent months.

Llorente, who joined Juve from Athletic Bilbao in 2013, has fallen down the pecking order with summer signing Alvaro Morata favoured ahead of him in the pecking order.