Tottenham believe star player will choose them over Real Madrid

Christian Eriksen Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham are growing more confident amid Christian Eriksen's contract saga, despite Real Madrid interest.

Spurs believe that Eriksen will accept a new deal that doubles his money, according to Goal.

Talks between the Dane and Spurs' hiererachy have been on and off for a year now, but the north Londoners are ready to double his £75,000-per-week salary.

This will frustrate Real Madrid, who were hoping to pick up Eriksen for a cut price this summer.

Real have signed Luka Modric and Gareth Bale from Spurs in the past.

However, despite their historic success in the Champions League (reaching the semi-final in dramatic fashion last week), Spurs are yet to gaurantee their place in Europe's elite compeition next season.

Qualification may be the final deal-breaker in their hopes of Eriksen extending.

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