Bernabeu side plan yet another White Hart Lane raid.
Having brought in Luka Modric and Gareth Bale from Tottenham in recent transfer windows Real Madrid are looking to pull off something of a hat-trick as Carlo Ancelotti now targets Brazilian Paulinho according to the Daily Express.
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The 25 year old midfielder moved to White Hart Lane in a £17m deal over the summer, one of a host of additions made by former boss Andre Villas-Boas, and has impressed at the North London club and won’t be a player Tim Sherwood would want to lose.
Ancelotti wants to bring in Paulinho to boost his midfield options, perhaps in view of Xabi Alonso’s possible departure, and a move to the Bernabeu may well tempt the former Corinthians star.
The fact that the manager who brought him to Spurs has been axed may be a motivating factor for the box to box performer, who has scored four goals and provided two assists in 22 appearances in all competitions this season.
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