Arsenal & Tottenham boosted by Hernanes news

Published Add your comment

Football News

Brazil international Hernanes will not sign a contract extension at Lazio, according to Italian football journalist Alfredo Pedulla.

The 28-year-old - who has been linked with Arsenal, Tottenham and Chelsea in recent months - has been at Lazio since 2010 after joining from Brazilian club São Paulo.

He has impressed during his spell at the Stadio Olimpico, scoring 37 goals in 132 appearances for the Serie A outfit.

But Lazio could soon find themselves in a position where they need to sell the Brazilian - or risk losing him on a free transfer when his contract expires in 2015.

Hernanes recently stated that he would only consider his future after the 2014 World Cup finals - but this latest news suggests he is open to the idea of leaving Lazio, and possibly Serie A too.

According to reports in Brazil, Arsenal and Tottenham are leading the race for the midfielder, but the north London duo can expect more competition for his signature in the build-up to next summer's World Cup finals.

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

Premier League
Tottenham Hotspur

Article Comments

Read more

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


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. 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