Alex Pritchard betting odds: Newcastle favourites despite Swansea interest

Brentford's Alex Pritchard celebrates scoring their first goal

Newcastle are favourites while Leeds, Wolves and Middlesbrough are also in the mix.

Brentford's Alex Pritchard celebrates scoring their first goalBrentford's Alex Pritchard celebrates scoring their first goal

The race is on to sign Tottenham talent Alex Pritchard, with head coach Mauricio Pochettino telling a press conference he is not in his plans.

Pochettino was quoted by The Mail explaining why Pritchard was not on their pre-season tour, and several sides are keen on signing him.

The Mirror report Premier League side Swansea City are weighing up a bid for his services, with Norwich, Leeds and Newcastle interested in a loan move.

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Bookies Bet Victor are running a market on Pritchard's future, and it is Newcastle United who are regarded as favourites for his signature.

Newcastle are priced at just 2/1, ahead of Swansea City at 3/1.

Middlesbrough follow at 4/1, with Leeds United and Wolves at 6/1.

At 10/1 or higher, are Aston Villa, Norwich City and former side Brentford - where he excelled on loan in 2014/15.

Pritchard netted 12 goals and provided seven assists in that campaign, showing he is very capable in the division, which is why he is so highly coveted.

Alex Pritchard of England during trainingAlex Pritchard of England during training

Brentford's Alex Pritchard shoots at goalBrentford's Alex Pritchard shoots at goal

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