Report: Spurs appears to have found the perfect Llorente replacement in 17-goal hitman

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According to Turkish outlet Sabah, Tottenham Hotspur sent scouts to observe Fenerbahce striker Vedat Muriqi in action for Kosovo during his nation’s 2-1 Euros 2020 qualifying victory over the Czech Republic on Saturday.

The likes of Napoli, Fiorentina and Lazio also had representatives in attendance, and they might have been happy together with his general efficiency which included a objective.

Spurs want a brand new striker after Fernando Llorente left as a free agent on the finish of the season, they usually appear to have found an ideal alternative in Muriqi.

The 25-year-old, who stands at 6ft 4in, joined Fenerbahce from Caykur Rizespor through the summer time transfer window for £3 million after bagging 17 objectives in 36 games final term and has already hit the bottom operating for the Super Lig giants, scoring twice within the opening three video games of the season.

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino liked to go direct anytime Llorente was on the pitch, and may all the time achieve this with a striker with an analogous aerial menace like Muriqi.

Kosovo play England later tonight, and Spurs may have the chance to observe him intently once more.

Ought to he impress and proceed to take action because the season goes on, it gained’t come as a shock ought to the North Londoners determine to go after his signature in January.

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