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“You’re snapping him up”- Tottenham Hotspur backed to sign African star on a free transfer next summer

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Tottenham tipped to sign Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha on a free transfer

Gabriel Agbonlahor has backed Wilfried Zaha to join a top London-based club like Arsenal, Chelsea, or Tottenham Hotspur at the end of his Crystal Palace contract.

The Ivory Coast international has been a long-time presence at Selhurst Park, having scored 88 goals and providing 74 assists in 439 matches across competitions for the club. He has been linked to UEFA Champions League-playing clubs previously, but nothing ever materialised.

Now, Agbonlahor has backed Zaha to be an asset for a team like Spurs, Chelsea, or Arsenal next summer. He told talkSPORT (h/t Express):

“Last night at the game I found out that his contract runs out next summer, he can go on a free transfer to a top club. I mean if you are an Arsenal, Spurs, Chelsea, you’re snapping him up on a three-year contract.”

Agbonlahor believes that the former Manchester United winger has the hunger to make it at a truly big club. He added:

“Because last night he was outstanding, even his hunger still. He has been playing in the Premier League for so long now…”

The ex-Aston Villa centre-forward’s comments come after Crystal Palace’s 2-1 win against Wolverhampton Wanderers on Tuesday night (October 18), where he scored the winning goal in the 70th minute of the game.

Tottenham tipped to sign Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha on a free transfer
Wilfried Zaha celebrates scoring a goal for Crystal Palace.

Zaha could seriously be a very good asset to possess. He has knowledge of the Premier League and is visibly taking responsibility on the pitch to make things happen for his team.

It is honestly a surprise that a player of his calibre has never played for a ‘bigger’ club than Palace, with all due respect to the Londoners. After all, he cannot play in the European competitions with them – unless things take a miraculous turn.

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His incredible versatility means that Zaha can play anywhere across the frontline. If he doesn’t renew his deal at Palace, then the 29-year-old could be a man in-demand at the end of the season.

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