Arsenal Set To Lose Battle With Tottenham As Young Midfielder Could Sign With Their Rivals

Arsenal are looking to sign Ajax player Riechedly Bazoer this summer. The youngster is considered to be one of the most promising young players in Europe.

The Gunners have been linked with the 19 year old for some time now, however, they will be facing strong competition from Tottenham for the same.

Reports suggest that Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino was watching the midfielder during the friendly match with the Republic of Ireland. Pochettino, his assistant Jesus Perez and the head of recruitment Paul Mitchell all are said to be present during the match, watching the player.

Further reports suggest that the player in 2012 rejected offers to head to the Premier League and joined Ajax in a free transfer move from PSV Eindhoven, Arsenal and Chelsea were linked with the player then.

Written by Sanjeevani Dhakal

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