Arsenal eyeing move for prolific Turkish forward

By | January 14, 2021

Premier League giants Arsenal and Chelsea are reportedly among the sides keen on securing the services of teenage Bursaspor forward Ali Akman.

Akman is already part of the TFF First League side’s first team at the age of 18 and has managed to found back of the net nine times in 16-games this season.

The Turkey Under-21s international is believed to have been approached by Austrian giants Red Bull Salzburg and Galatasaray in the past, however, he remains a Bursaspor player for now, however, is likely to make a switch to a top team in the nearby future.

According to the Daily Mail, though, that could soon change as English top-tier teams have started to show an interest.

It is reports that Arsenal and Chelsea are keeping a close eye on Akman, who could be valued at £3m as he has less than six months to run on his current deal.

Both Arsenal and Chelsea are keen on to strengthen their youth squad and Ali Akman perfectly fits in their demands.

Bursaspor are ninth in the TFF First League table, eight points off top spot.