Spurs man could be heading straight back to Italy.
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Erik Lamela could be in line for a shock immediate return to former Roma at the end of the season, according to Sports Direct News.
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The Argentine winger was hailed as one of Serie A’s top performers during his time with the capital club, and they are apparently willing to welcome him back as he continues to struggle to break into the first team at White Heart Lane.
His form at the Stadio Olimpico saw him book a £30m move to the Premier League side over the summer, but has struggled to adapt to life in England has failed to convince both Andre Villas-Boas and Tim Sherwood that he is worthy of a place in the starting XI.
A number of Serie A sides have also taken an interest in bringing him back, with Juventus and Inter Milan both linked with his signature in the January transfer window, though the 21-year-old may favour a return to his former side.
Lamela bagged himself 15 goals for the Romans last season, but has so far failed to find the net for Spurs this term.