Spurs lead race to sign Real Madrid’s Alvaro Morata; Arsenal & Swansea interested [Punto Pelota]

Who to believe? The Daily Star have claimed Alvaro Morata has rejected Spurs to join Arsenal on loan in January.

However, Spanish tv show Punto Pelota claim that Spurs are in prime position to sign the Real Madrid striker on loan.

Punto Pelota report that Arsenal’s Arsene Wenger, Tottenham’s AVB and Swansea’s Michael Laudrup have all been in contact with Real Madrid regarding a possible move, with Spurs in the driving seat.

It’s time like these that the ‘strategic partnership’ between Real Madrid and Spurs could be utilised by the North London club.

Misfiring Spurs and Giroud dependant Arsenal are both on the lookout for a forward making Spanish U21 star Alvaro Morata hot property.