Liverpool ready to beat Arsenal in the transfer race for Turkish midfielder Yusuf Yazici, according to reports.
Trabzonspor 20-year-old midfielder has impressed European scouts last year and has been linked with a switch to Man Utd and Arsenal.
The Gunners had an interest in Yazici, however now Jurgen Klopp’s side are believed to join the race and being favourites to secure the signature of prolific playmaker, according to Turkish Football,
Now according to Football Whispers, the Merseyside Reds have stolen a march on the competition. and set to complete the signing of Turkish playmaker for £7m bid.
It so happens that Turkish starlet shares the same agent with the Gunners playmaker Mesut Ozil and it leads rumours linking Arsenal with the signing of his signature.
This seems to be a case of a good young player being linked with a switch to Emirates Stadium just because it’s Arsenal.
If there’s one thing that the Gunners don’t have a shortage of, it’s playmakers, both young and old.
The Turkish starlet has scored six goals and provided 10 assists for Trabzonspor during his breakthrough season last year.