Betting latest: Tottenham 5/2 favourites to land international goal machine
By Danny Wright
Tottenham are favourites to land Monaco winger Thomas Lemar this summer, according to the latest bookmaker odds.
SkyBet have priced Spurs at 5/2 to snap up the four-times France international, while their bitter North London rivals Arsenal are second favourites at 4/1.
Juventus are also in the running with the two Premier League clubs at 7/1, while you can find Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City at much longer odds.
Lemar has been one of numerous stars that have took part in a monumental season with Monaco under the charge of Leonardo Jardim.
The goal machine found the net 14 times and supplied a stunning 17 assists in 55 appearances across all competitions for the principality as they won the Ligue 1 title and reached the semi-finals of the Champions League.
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Two of Lemar’s goals came against Tottenham earlier this season when he scored in both home and away fixtures with Mauricio Pochettino’s side.
He only earned his first senior international cap with France in November 2016 and could play against England in a friendly clash next week after coming off the bench in Les Bleus’ surprise defeat to Sweden on Friday.
Lemar moved to Monaco in 2015 from Stade Malherbe Caen, who are vastly growing a great reputation for bringing youngsters through their academy.
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