Football

Tottenham make Pirlo offer - reports

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Tottenham have offered Italy star Andrea Pirlo a three-year deal and hope that an agreement can be reached by January, according to the Daily Star.

The 34-year-old, who won the World Cup in 2006, could leave Serie A champions Juventus when his contract expires at the end of this season.

Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas and technical director Franco Baldini are determined to secure a deal when the transfer window re-opens, according to Italian publication Calcio Mercato, but Spurs are likely to face stiff competition for his signature from several of their Premier League rivals.

It's believed that Chelsea, Manchester United and Arsenal are all keen on the veteran Italian, who previously spent ten successful years with AC Milan before leaving the San Siro in 2011.

Pirlo is widely considered one of the best deep-lying playmakers in world football, but this is not the first time this year that the creative midfielder has been linked with a move to White Hart Lane.

Former Chelsea manager Gianluca Vialli recently revealed: “I’ve heard rumours from England that there has been contact between Pirlo and Tottenham for next season.”

However, Spurs have yet to either confirm or deny their interest in the player.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Premier League
Tottenham Hotspur

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again