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Tottenham Hotspur

Bumper deal to be offered to playmaker

20th July 2019, 12:01 by Bobbie Jackson

Tottenham are desperate to tie Christian Eriksen down to a new contract and are willing to more than double his salary.

The midfielder has proven to be a key figure for the north London club since joining from Ajax in August 2013 for a reported £11million.

But Eriksen only has one year left to run on his current deal and Spurs risk losing him for free next summer if they fail to agree new terms.

Eriksen has so far rejected the offer of a new deal but Tottenham are hoping that the chance to more than double his salary will lead to a change of heart.

He currently brings in £80,000-per-week and Tottenham are ready to smash their salary cap by handing over £200,000-per-week.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Bobbie Jackson is a reporter with an in-depth knowledge of football at all levels. A Blackpool supporter, Bobbie is also a keen rugby union, boxing, MMA and UFC follower.

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