RB Leipzig to overtake Spurs in race to sign Trabzonspor striker Alexander Sorloth
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RB Leipzig to overtake Spurs in race to sign Trabzonspor striker Alexander Sorloth

Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly missing out on signing Norway international Alexander Sorloth as RB Leipzig prepare to move in on him.

Sorloth is currently on loan with Turkish Super Lig side Trabzonspor from Crystal Palace and continues to rise to the occasion in his loan spell.

The 24-year-old registered 33 goals and 11 assists in 49 appearances across all competitions and it comes as no surprise that clubs are eager to swoop in for his goalscoring services.

According to the Evening Standard reports, Trabzonspor are looking to activate the £7million permanent clause in his current before they sell him to the highest bidder.

Trabzonspor president Ahmet Agaoglu was quoted saying when asked about the meetings with the club's interested in his signature: “Sorloth wants to go. We are meeting with Leipzig and Tottenham.” 

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