Ivan Perisic snubbed Arsenal move in January over Tottenham desires

Tottenham Hotspur are the frontrunners to sign Inter Milan forward Ivan Perisic in the summer, according to Tuttosport.

The Croatian was strongly linked with Arsenal in January but rejected a move with Spurs his preferred destination.

Mauricio Pochettino side registered an interest in the 30-year-old failed to really push their efforts to sign him.

Perisic keen to join Tottenham in the summer

LONDON, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 28: Ivan Perisic of Inter Milan is challenged by Moussa Sissoko of Tottenham Hotspur during the UEFA Champions League Group B match between Tottenham Hotspur and FC Internazionale at Wembley Stadium on November 28, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dan Istitene/Getty Images)

Perisic is keen to finally move to the Premier League with Tottenham looking to the most likely destination.

Arsenal and Manchester United have both been strongly linked with the forward over recent years.

Tuttosport claim that the 30-year-old has already made his decision to join Spurs in the summer.

The north London club had registered an interest in the player last month but did not act upon it.

However, in the summer, the story is set to be different with Spurs prepared to offer Inter a player in exchange.

Serge Aurier and Moussa Sissoko are both names mentioned as potential options for the Italian giants.

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