Arsenal and Tottenham to rival Serie A clubs for Brazilian target

first_img1 Arsenal and Tottenham will have to beat off interest from ‘two or three’ Italian clubs to sign Alexandre Pato, according to the player’s agent.The Corinthians striker spent last season on loan at Sao Paulo and impressed European scouts after netting 26 goals.North London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham have reportedly scouted the Brazilian with a view to a potential move this January.But now the 26-year-old’s agent, Riccardo Napolitano, has revealed that Pato also has offers from clubs in Italy.“Alexandre is back and determined to establish himself as one of the best strikers in the world,” Napolitano told Calciomercato.“We’re evaluating several options for him, he’s a striker admired by many, and he’s completely overcome the muscular problems he suffered in the past few years.“In Italy there are at least two or three teams among the possible destinations, but of course we can’t say any more.“The only thing that is certain is that Pato will be the undoubted star of the winter transfer market.” Arsenal and Tottenham set to rival Serie A clubs for Brazilian target last_img read more