The fiery flames of the North London derby need little fanning, though the notion of a player getting between Arsenal and Tottenham does exactly that.
According to Sky Sports, citing Gazzetta Dello Sport, Roma forward Tony Sanabria has snubbed the chance to join Arsene Wenger at the Emirates, to move to White Hart Lane.
The free scoring Paraguayan, who was on loan with Sporting Gijon last term, is understood to have reached an agreement with Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino about moving to North London this summer.
Ahead of his side’s venture back into the Champions League, the former Southampton coach is on the lookout for high quality reinforcements for star man Harry Kane.
Now, the Premier League outfit will attempt to thrash out a deal with movers, shakers and decision markers in the Italian capital over a deal for the 20-year old marksman, who started his career with the Barcelona B team in 2013.
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