Tottenham leading race for 'the next Cristiano Ronaldo' ahead of Liverpool and Arsenal: report

Tottenham Hotspur manager Ange Postecoglou during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Brighton & Hove Albion at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on February 10, 2024 in London, England.
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Tottenham Hotspur might be about to land a Portuguese superstar who has compared his game to Cristiano Ronaldo's.

The Lilywhites are within touching distance of the top four following a thrashing of Aston Villa last weekend, as they eye an instant return to Europe. Tottenham manager Ange Postecoglou has been a little light on the wings, however, and may seek to address that this summer. 

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Steven Chicken

Steven Chicken has been working as a football writer since 2009, taking in stints with Football365 and the Huddersfield Examiner. Steven still covers Huddersfield Town home and away for his own publication, Steven is a two-time nominee for Regional Journalist of the Year at the prestigious British Sports Journalism Awards, making the shortlist in 2020 and 2023.