Atletico join Man Utd in chase for £40m Spurs midfielder

Tottenham midfielder Pierre Emile Hojbjerg
Tottenham midfielder Pierre Emile Hojbjerg. Photo by Shutterstock.

Atletico Madrid have revived talks with Tottenham over signing midfielder Pierre Emile Hojbjerg.

The Daily Mail reports that the Spanish side are keen on signing Hojbjerg on loan with obligation to buy for £40million.

The Denmark midfielder has also been linked with a move to Manchester United in the last few days, as the transfer window is nearing its end.

United have been linked with a number of player’s as Erik ten Hag is desperate to strengthen his midfield before the window shuts on Friday.

Hojbjerg joined Tottenham in a £20million deal from Southampton three years ago, but he has fallen out of favor following the arrival of new manager Ange Postecoglou.