Five facts about Tottenham Hotspur linked Aidan Friggieri

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Tottenham Hotspur have been linked with signing a teenage forward from Malta.

Italian newspaper TMW claims Tottenham Hotspur and Lazio are battling it out for the signature of teenage sensation Aidan Friggieri.

Tottenham have one of the best youth setups in the country, which has led to several players having key roles in Mauricio Pochettino’s first team squad such as Nabil Bentaleb, Ryan Mason and Harry Kane to name a few.

It will be interesting to see if rumours of their interest are true, here’s a little more about Friggieri.

He’s 16-years-old, plays as a striker and has the ability to play off of the right hand side.

His current club is Sliema Wanderes.

He’s from Malta and has represented the under-16 and under-19 sides at international level.

He has a 25% strike rate from all appearances so far this season.

He was named in a squad for Europa League qualifiers before the start of the season, but didn’t make an appearance.

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