Arsenal join race to sign Huntelaar

Arsenal are ready to fight Tottenham for the signature of Klaas-Jan Huntelaar after the Dutch international passed up the chance of signing for Stuttgart in favour of the Premier League.

According a report in the Sun, Arsenal are confident they can outbid their London rivals with an offer of £16.5 million for the 26-year-old who returns to training with Real Madrid on Friday.

Klaas Jan Huntelaar

The Spanish giants, who only signed the striker in January, are understood to want Huntelaar‘s future resolved by the end of next week but have given no hint as to which Premier League club stands the better chance of securing a deal.

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