By Jack Bezants for MailOnline
Published: 10:28 GMT, 3 December 2019 | Updated: 10:28 GMT, 3 December 2019
Christian Eriksen has reportedly told new boss Jose Mourinho to his face that he wants to leave Tottenham and is eager for a new challenge after six years with the Premier League side.
Upon taking charge of Tottenham, Mourinho was eager to understand whether the Denmark playmaker could be convinced that his future remained at the club.
But, according to The Athletic, Eriksen reiterated his desire to depart, despite his respect for Mourinho.
Christian Eriksen has reportedly made it clear that he will not sign a new deal at Tottenham
The Denmark man reportedly told Mourinho to his face that he is ready to leave Tottenham
The 27-year-old is one of three contract rebels at the club alongside Toby Alderweireld and Jan Vertonghen.