Tottenham and Reading are sending scouts to an elite Under-17s tournament in Ghana's capital Accra.

The competition will feature the best youth teams in Africa and the Premier League clubs are eyeing future stars, says The Sun.

Ghana's Liberty outfit - Chelsea star Michael Essien's first team - are sending their top side.

A frenzy of bidding is expected with Bayer Leverkusen and Sporting Lisbon also eyeing talent.