Chelsea And Tottenham In Race For 17-Year-Old Starlet Sani Emmanuel - Report

Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur are looking to sign 17-year-old Nigerian Sani Emmanuel, who is considered a future star of African football.

The striker has trialled with both Premier League clubs, and both are now keen to bring the young Nigerian to England, according to The Mirror.

Emmanuel was awarded the Golden Ball as the best player in FIFA U-17 World Cup, leading host country Nigeria to the final, where they fell to Switzerland.

He currently plays with My People in his native country, and it appears that Spurs are in the lead to earn the 17-year-old's signature.

In lieu of a transfer fee, it is said that the Nigerian club would just like to secure a relationship with the team their young star happens to play for in the future.

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