The North London duo of Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur will likely not restrict their battle to the pitch alone following the news that the two clubs are interested in an emerging German Bundesliga star.
The two teams meet in the first North London Derby clash of this present Premier League season later on Sunday and the two teams could take their fight to outside of the football pitch if the news from The Sun is not to be taken with a pinch of salt.
It was revealed that Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur are heavily interested in a move for TSG Hoffenheim attacking midfielder Nadiem Amiri.
The North London teams are not the only clubs keen on a transfer for the 22-year-old player.
German club Schalke 04 have also been mentioned alongside the Premier League duo of Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur.
Arsenal could have an edge over the other two clubs due to the good working relationship with Hoffenheim.
English prodigy Reiss Nelson has earned rave reviews for his sensational performances in the colours of Hoffenheim this season.
The 18-year-old is on a season-long loan deal at Hoffenheim at Arsenal.
The Gunners could use him as an incentive to get their man.
The aforementioned report claimed that Arsenal could be ready to extend his loan deal at Hoffenheim beyond this season.