Tottenham are in the market for two new strikers.

The Sunday Mirror says manager Andre Villas-Boas ideally wants to sign two forwards this summer and Spurs have opened talks with Barcelona over David Villa.

Having seen their long pursuit of Leandro Damiao make little progress, and with Aston Villa demanding as much as ­£30million for Christian Benteke , ­Tottenham are now looking at striking alternatives.