Premier League clubs have joined the battle for River Plate midfielder Erik Lamela.

The Argentine teen has confirmed the interest of Atletico Madrid and was expecting to move to Spain in the summer.

But River have refused to accept Atletico's offer for Lamela and are now inviting rival bids.

AC Milan, Barcelona plus Liverpool and Tottenham are all now in contact with River about a price for Lamela, according to local Argentine press reports.

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