Tottenham set to submit opening bid for Richarlison

Tottenham Hotspur are set to submit an opening offer for wantaway Everton forward Richarlison, 90min understands.

The Brazil international played a key role in securing the Toffees’ Premier League status last campaign, scoring six goals in his last nine matches to take his season total to 10 in 28 starts.

Richarlison is seeking a move from the club in order to play Champions League football and in April he changed agents to ensure a transfer happened this summer.

Sources have indicated that the forward is now being presented to clubs across the Premier League and Europe.

90min understands Spurs are keen on signing the 25-year-old to bolster their attack ahead of their return to the Champions League. Tottenham will make an opening offer at some point next week with the Toffees holding out for over £60m.