The option to renew Llorente’s deal by 12 months expired on Saturday – and unless there is an unexpected turnaround the striker will leave Spurs after the Champions League final.
Stewards and security staff were filmed assaulting Spurs fans with batons both inside and outside the stadium leaving some with injuries from which they are yet to fully recover.
PETER CROUCH: Bale and I share the same agent and, as far as I know, he is determined to stick it out in Spain. But if he is not going to be used regularly, I would love to see him return to Spurs.
The 22-year-old is being monitored by Spurs as a potential replacement for Christian Eriksen, though they will have to compete with Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund for his signature.
The Belgian international impressed on loan from Monaco this season and the Foxes are keen on making the move permanent in the summer.
UEFA’s referees committee decided that Skomina will take charge of the final on June 1. He made history this season by overturning the first ever Champions League goal using VAR.
Jurgen Klopp will grant his players just a few days of rest after a gruelling campaign before they step things up again in the fortnight before the clash with Spurs.
There is no way Spurs could afford to sign Bale on a permanent basis without ripping up their current wage structure, so a loan is seen as the only possible return route to his former club.
Tottenham Hotspur will use the away dressing room at the Wanda Metropolitano for the Champions League final because it is on the same side of the stadium as their supporters.
Chelsea, Spurs, Arsenal and Man United were all in a position to claim a Champions League spot with five games of the season remaining, setting up what looked to be a tantalising scrap.