Tottenham Hotspur are all set to swoop for Arsenal target Houssem Aouar and are reportedly preparing to launch a formal bid for the 23-year-old Ligue 1 star. According to the Mirror, Tottenham are planning to make a formal offer for Lyon’s creative powerhouse Houssem Aouar before the deadline day after their London rivals Arsenal completed the signing of Martin Odegaard instead, giving Spurs a free run in their pursuit for Aouar. Arsenal were credited with an interest in the Frenchman earlier in the window but they are now closing in on a £30 million deal to bring former loanee Martin Odegaard on a permanent basis from Real Madrid. That means they are no longer searching the market for a creative midfielder and have turned their attention to strengthening other areas of the pitch. This has provided Tottenham with an open chance to seal the deal for their target, Aouar. It is believed that Lyon are willing to listen to relevant offers […]