Lukas Podolski: Arsenal forward dismisses £10m Spurs rumour

Lukas Podolski
Lukas Podolski is yet to start a Premier League game for Arsenal this season

Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski has taken to Twitter to dismiss transfer speculation linking him with a £10m move to Tottenham Hotspur.

The German World Cup winner tweeted:external-link "Hell will freeze over before this transfer would happen."

He responded to a BBC Sport tweetexternal-link promoting the Gossip Column - a summary of transfer rumours around the media.

Monday's column included a report Podolski, 29, could be a target for Tottenhamexternal-link in the next transfer window.

The German is yet to start a Premier League match this season. He has scored 28 goals for Arsenal in 74 appearances, including 54 starts.

Podolski joined Arsenal at the start of the 2012-13 season from Bundesliga side Cologne for an undisclosed fee.

He was a member of Germany's World Cup-winning squad in Brazil.

BBC Sport Gossip Column tweet
BBC Sport tweeted the Gossip Column rumour about Podolski being a Tottenham target
Lukas Podolski's response to Gossip Column rumour
Eight hours later, Podolski had this response to the rumour

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