Agent of Tottenham target Marcelo Brozovic leaves door open to summer exit

Inter Milan's Croatian midfielder Marcelo Brozovic (L) celebrates with teammate Croatian forward Ivan Perisic after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match between Inter Milan...

Tottenham Hotspur have been long-term admirers of the Inter Milan ace, according to reports.

Marcelo Brozovic of Inter  during the serie A match between FC Internazionale and Hellas Verona FC at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on March 31, 2018 in Milan, Italy.

Long-term Tottenham target Marcelo Brozovic's agent spoke exclusively to Italian media outlet Calcio Mercato, and admitted that his client's future could lie away from Inter Milan.

According to Italian media outlet Tutto Mercato Web, Spurs have held an interest in signing the Croatian midfielder since December last year, and their need for the Inter ace might just take on greater importance over the coming weeks, with Mousa Dembele's future in north London uncertain to say the least.

Marcelo Brozovic of FC Internazionale Milano shows his dejection during the serie A match between FC Internazionale and Bologna FC at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on February 11, 2018 in Milan,...

The 25-year-old moved to the San Siro from Dinamo Zagreb in January 2015 on an initial loan deal, before making his switch a permanent one in the summer of 2016.

He has gone on to chalk up 18 goals and 19 assists in 112 appearances in all competitions for Inter - a decent return for an orthodox central midfielder, and Tottenham would really benefit from having him amongst their ranks.

Brozovic's agent spoke exclusively to Italian publication Calcio Mercato, and suggested that his client's future is still undecided:

Marcelo Brozovic of FC Internazionale Milano looks on during the Serie A match between FC Internazionale and AC Chievo Verona at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on December 3, 2017 in Milan, Italy.

"Yes, I can confirm that several great clubs follow Marcelo and they are informed, but I can not name them. Marcelo considers Inter as a home of his own. He likes Milan and is preparing to play the Champions League, but whether or not he will remain dependent on Inter and the market".

The Croatia international has a €50 million (£43.9 million) release clause into his current deal with Inter, according to Calcio Mercato, and whether Tottenham would be prepared to meet that price remains to be seen.

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