By Simon Jones for the Daily Mail
Published: 23:22 GMT, 14 January 2020 | Updated: 23:24 GMT, 14 January 2020
Inter Milan have had an £8.5million offer rejected for wantaway Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen.
The Italians have been told they will have to at least double their offer to prise the Dane away this month, with Spurs confirming talks between the sides are underway.
Eriksen is out of contract in the summer and the Dane is free to talk to foreign clubs now as a result.
Christian Eriksen is running down his contract at Tottenham and is not likely to sign a new deal
Inter have held discussions with his agents and a further meeting is scheduled for Wednesday.
Inter have also discussed the possibility of throwing players into the deal aware that Tottenham have an injury crisis.
Talking of Eriksen, Jose Mourinho said after