Tottenham Hotspur transfer news: Serie A giants swoop for £17m Spurs target, back up to Lloris identified?

A round up of the latest transfer stories about Tottenham Hotspur.

Tottenham transfer target Hernanes is on the verge of signing for Inter Milan according to latest reports.

TalkSport have reported speculation from Sky Italia that everything is in place for the 28-year-old to sign a four-year contract.

Lazio have reportedly agreed a fee of around the £17 million mark, which Spurs will need to beat if they want to revitalise any hopes of signing him.

Staying in Italy, the reports over a possible departure for Etienne Capoue just keep on coming.

Serie A side Napoli are reportedly interested in trying to do a £7.5 million deal for the midfielder.

Tottenham paid £9 million for Capoue to join the club from Toulouse only last summer.

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The Mirror has suggested Tottenham will go after Nottingham Forest goalkeeper Karl Darlow.

The paper suggests that Tottenham could be interested in doing a deal for the 23-year-old before loaning him back to the Championship club for the rest of the season.

Tim Sherwood is thought to want to increase the quality of the goalkeeping ranks in the squad.

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