Tottenham report: Brentford star Christian Eriksen could make sensational return in search of Champions League football

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Tottenham old boy Christian Eriksen has dropped a big hint that he will leave Brentford this summer by saying his ambition is to play in the Champions League, fuelling rumours of a return to north London.     

The Denmark international joined the Bees in January on a six-month deal and he’s made an impressive impact, scoring one goal and setting up four more in 10 Premier League games. However, the 30-year-old clearly has loftier ambitions than the creditable mid-table finish that Thomas Franks’ side will achieve.

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Alasdair Mackenzie is a freelance journalist based in Rome, and a FourFourTwo contributor since 2015. When not pulling on the FFT shirt, he can be found at Reuters, The Times and the i. An Italophile since growing up on a diet of Football Italia on Channel 4, he now counts himself among thousands of fans sharing a passion for Ross County and Lazio.