Arsenal force Tottenham to up bid for Ajax defender Vertonghen

Tottenham have upped their bid for Ajax defender Jan Vertonghen. With Arsenal breathing down their necks, Spurs have tabled an improved offer of €12.6 million for the Belgian.

Tottenham have upped their bid for Ajax defender Jan Vertonghen.

With Arsenal breathing down their necks, Spurs have tabled an improved offer of €12.6 million for the Belgian.

It still falls short of Ajax's €15 million valuation, though the proposal is heavily laden with bonuses.

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