June 2, 2020

Arsenal curiosity in £23m Feyenoord star Orkun Kokcu CONFIRMED and midfielder can ‘slot in wherever’ reveals boss Advocaat

ARSENAL’S curiosity in £23million-rated Orkun Kokcu has been confirmed by {the teenager}’s personal supervisor.

Feyenoord boss Dick Advocaat refused to disclaim the Gunners have opened talks with the feeling.

Orkun Kokcu is a summer season switch goal for Arsenal amongst a lot of different golf equipment
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Kokcu, 19, has attracted loads of admirers along with his performances within the Eredivisie.

His two objectives and 4 assists have helped propel him into the highlight.

And with the star being tipped to shine for Turkey at Euro 2020, Arsenal look set to attempt to wrap up a deal earlier than a bidding warfare will get underway.

Requested concerning the gifted teen’s future, Advocaat mentioned: “Plainly what I learn is true, however nobody has but come to Feyenoord (to make their curiosity clear).”

In response to the Day by day Mail, Arsenal face competitors from Sevilla already for Kokcu’s signature.

Advocaat – who was Sunderland supervisor for a short stint in 2015 – is aware of simply how good his attacking midfielder is – and reckons he may slot in simply fantastic on the Emirates.

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The Dutchman added: “I believe he suits in in all places.”

Kokcu joined Feyenoord in 2014 and made his senior debut for the membership at 17.

The Turkey U21 worldwide has been scouted by Arsenal for round 18 months.

The Rotterdam membership tied him right down to a brand new contract final April that expires in 2023 and they’re reportedly eager to seal one other renewal.

However Feyenoord are effectively conscious that they’re in a unique league financially to a few of the events and may very well be pressured to money in.


The Mail report provides that whereas Kokcu could also be an incoming on the Emirates, it may assist spell the top for Mesut Ozil in North London.

The German, 31, nonetheless has one other 12 months left on his mammoth £350,000-a-week contract however has consistently been linked with a switch away.

Matteo Guendouzi, Sokratis and Ainsley Maitland-Niles are additionally understood to be combating for his or her future below Arteta, who will little doubt be eager to bolster his squad as soon as the summer season window opens.

Mikel Arteta will be looking to stamp his mark on the Arsenal squad when the transfer window reopens
Mikel Arteta will likely be trying to stamp his mark on the Arsenal squad when the switch window reopens
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Former Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat knows his Feyenoord side face a tough task to hold on to Kokcu beyond the summer
Former Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat is aware of his Feyenoord aspect face a troublesome job to carry on to Kokcu past the summer season
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