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2 stars who could follow Erik Lamela out of Tottenham this summer if he leaves

Tottenham supporters have been making a lot of noise in the Transfer Tavern this week after seeing their team come from 2-0 down to earn a 2-2 draw with European giants Juventus in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 clash on Tuesday.

Mauricio Pochettino’s men went into their encounter in Turin off the back of edging past North London rivals Arsenal 1-0 in their preceding Premier League fixture, a result which extended their unbeaten run in all competitions to 12 games. Yet they were made to work very hard for number 13 on Tuesday as a Gonzalo Higuain double gave Serie A champions Juve a 2-0 lead after just nine minutes, only for strikes from Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen to earn a deserved draw for Spurs, thus making them favourites for progression when the two sides meet at Wembley in three weeks’ time.

Consequently, there have been many buoyant Tottenham fans in the Tavern in the last few days, several of whom are daring to dream about what their team could go on to achieve this season, given their continued participation in the FA Cup and of course the Champions League.

In the meantime though, there has been much for our resident Spurs supporters to discuss, not least recent reports suggesting that winger Erik Lamela is open to a return to Italy this summer, five years after leaving Serie A club Roma.

The 25-year-old missed over a year of action between October 2016 and November 2017 due to a hip injury, yet has since slowly but surely been eased back into first team action by manager Pochettino, in which time he has laid on three assists.

Yet the Argentina international is reportedly interested in making a move back to Italy, this time with Inter Milan, and were the winger to indeed leave Spurs this summer, here are TWO other stars who could follow him out of the club…

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