Arsenal among three clubs tracking €38m teen sensation

Date published: Thursday 5th October 2017 1:27

Arsenal are set to battle Bayern Munich and Benfica to sign a €38m-rated Turkish wonderkid, a report claims.

Trabzonspor’s teenage sensation Abdulkadir Omur continues to be linked with a host of big European clubs, with Benfica the latest to show interest.

Omur made his first-team debut earlier in the season against Genclerbirligi and instantly made a mark, providing the assist for the equaliser and helping his side go onto win the game 3-1.

According to Turkish outlet Aksam, Bayern Munich were convinced by his debut and put forward a €38million offer after the game.

Trabzonspor’s former technical director Sadi Tekelioglu admitted that Arsenal also have interest in the 18-year-old.

According to beIN football journalist Sansal Buyuka, Benfica have now joined the chasing pack.

Omur already has already amassed two assists and five goals in the Super Lig for Trabzonspor this campaign.

He was also included in the Guardian’s ‘Next Generation 2016: 60 of the best young talents in world football’ list last year.

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