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Spurs fans react to Houssem Aouar reports

A number of Tottenham fans have taken to Twitter to comment on reports from the Sunday Mirror (27/6; page 77) claiming that Spurs have joined Arsenal in the race to sign Houssem Aouar.

Aouar was in superb form for Lyon last season. He scored seven times in Ligue 1, despite only starting 23 times in the top-flight.

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The Sunday Mirror claimed that Lyon are ready to sell with the 22-year-old about to enter the final two years of his contract.

It has previously been reported that he could cost just £25 million. And that appears to have alerted Spurs director Fabio Paratici.

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According to the Sunday Mirror (27/6; page 77), Tottenham have joined the Gunners in the running for his signature.

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It is noted that they are looking for greater creativity in midfield. And the prospect of Aouar arriving in North London has delighted many Spurs fans.

Aouar was included in the 2019/20 Champions League squad of the season. And he was previously labelled incredible by Pep Guardiola.

‘Please’: Spurs fans react to Houssem Aouar links

Several have taken to social media to insist that he would be an outstanding signing. They are particularly excited about the prospect of Aouar being reunited with former Lyon teammate Tanguy Ndombele.

With that in mind, here is how some of the Spurs fans have reacted to the links with the young midfielder…

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