Tottenham Hotspur and Juventus are ready to go head-to-head and battle to sign Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette, [football] direct news understands. The 22-year-old striker has been in superb form this season, netting 13 Ligue 1 goals in 27 appearances and his performances have gained interest from a number of top European clubs. Guiding Lyon to a Europa League quarter-final place, Lacazette will come up against one of those credited with interest – Juventus. And, [FDN] understands that the Serie A club will attempt a summer move but will be joined by English club Tottenham Hotspur. Spurs are desperate to find a new striker after Roberto Soldado failed to live up to expectations this season, despite his lucrative transfer fee. Lacazette has a current deal with Lyon that lasts until 2016 but it is understood that his valuation is around 15m.