Arsenal are reportedly keen on landing 19-year-old Bakkali. [Picture: Reuters]
Arsenal’s delve in the upcoming transfer window seems to be taking a rather speedy fashion as there are reports that the Gunners are set to battle it out with Valencia for PSV Eindhoven talented midfielder Zakaria Bakkali.
Arsenal have moved quickly ahead of the summer transfer window with fresh reports according to popular Spanish newspaper outlet Mundo Deportivo, that the Gunners are keen on bringing highly rated Bakkali to the Emirates this summer.
The high rated 19-year-old midfielder who can also operate as a striker, has been at the Dutch club since 2008, and has already made his national team debut with Belgium.
Highly versatile, Bakkali became famous for becoming the youngest Eredivisie player of all-time to score a hat-trick, at age 17.
Liverpool and Valencia are also keen on the talented teenager.
However, Arsenal are at an advantage as the player is said to be on the lookout for a club that can guarantee him a shot at Champions League football; something only Arsenal can offer the free agent at the moment.