Arsenal interested in landing Bundesliga £16m-rated star

Arsenal and Spanish giants Barcelona are battling to land Panagiotis Retsos from German sides Bayer Leverkusen upcoming summer transfer window, according to reports.

The Greek international has been in stunning form for club and country current season and it looks like his efforts have not gone unnoticed, with Arsenal being linked with a move.

Panagiotis, who made a name for himself throughout his time at Olympiakos, has been named as one of the Bundesliga’s most promising young talents and it looks like, the likes of Arsenal and Barcelona are keen to move for the 19-year-old.

In the Bundesliga current season, Retsos has made a total of 14 starts until now and has also made six substitute games. He has impressed throughout this time, displaying composure at the back for the German club.

Arsenal will surely be out to bolster their defensive variants in the summer but if management is serious about moving for Panagiotis, they’ll need to fend off rivalry from Ernesto Valverde’s high-flying Blaugrana side.

By now, there are no official negotiations between Arsenal and Bayer Leverkusen over the potential summer transfer.