Juventus Want To Sign Tottenham's Christian Eriksen This Summer
Juventus are reportedly eyeing up a sensational move for Tottenham's Christian Eriksen.
The Serie A champions have already reinforced their midfield ahead of the new season. They've signed both Aaron Ramsey and Adrien Rabiot on free transfers.
Juventus are the free transfer kings :crown::black_circle::white_circle: pic.twitter.com/8qZcoUAWYv
- SPORTbible (@sportbible) July 1, 2019
But despite snapping up two central midfielders, manager Maurizio Sarri is keen to sign one more 'big-name midfielder' and it appears he's identified Eriksen as that player.
Maurizio Sarri has asked for another reinforcement in the Juve midfield after the purchases of Ramsey & Rabiot, Specifically, the Juventus coach wants Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen. (SportMediaset/Marca) pic.twitter.com/VRnMAIYgHt
- Forza Juventus (@ForzaJuve2017) July 28, 2019
The Denmark international has just one year left on his current contract with the creative-midfielder expressing his desire to take on a new challenge at the end of last season.
"I feel that I am at a stage of my career where I would like to try something new," he told the Danish newspaper, Ekstra Bladet.
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"I have the deepest respect for everything that is happening at Tottenham and it would not be something negative to stay. But I have also said that I would like to try something new.
"I hope that something will be decided this summer. That is the plan. In football you never know when there could be a decision like that. It could be at any point. The best thing is always for it to happen quickly, but in football things take time."
The 27-year-old has enjoyed six seasons at Spurs, but he hasn't won a trophy during his time in North London.
Juventus had shown an interest in re-signing Paul Pogba from Manchester United as well as Lazio's Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.
Though Sarri has switched his attention to Eriksen. Will he swap London for Turin? Watch this space.