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Arsenal make offer to sign attacking midfielder called "one of the greatest talents in football" by Mesut Ozil


The agent of Trabzonspor attacking midfielder Yusuf Yazici has confirmed that a number of clubs have approached him to sign his client.

The 21-year-old has been described as "one of the greatest Turkish talents in football" by Arsenal's Mesut Ozil at the start of the year when the former Real Madrid man took to Twitter to wish his friend a happy birthday.

Yazici, an attacking midfielder, also has offers from Italy and Germany according to Erkut Sogut.

"He was born in born in 1997, he was selected among UEFA's 50 most promising players. He is ahead of Cengiz Under, half of Europe is interested in Yusuf," Sogut is quoted as saying by Turkish Football.

"He is the most promising youngster in Turkey, he scored 10 goals in the league this season. His technique is brilliant, we have offers from Italy, from the Premier League, from Germany and Spain.

"There are offers from Italy, but clubs from Germany and Italy are showing the most interest.

"If you ask me I think the Serie A is the perfect match for his playing style."

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