Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is believed to be a huge admirer of highly-demanded Serie A midfielder Franck Kessie and has sent a scout to watch him in action ahead of Potential swoop during the January transfer window.
The 20-year-old midfielder has enjoyed a stunning start of the 2016/17 season and have attracted interest from hosts of European clubs including Arsenal’s Premier League rivals Manchester City, Liverpool and Chelsea and the Gunners will face a stiff competition to lure him to Emirates Stadium.
The midfielder has scored six goals and provided two assists this term and has also been on radar of Serie A Defending champions Juventus, however, Atalanta likely to be keen on to sell 20-year-old midfielder abroad rather their Serie A rivals.
And, according to TMW, Arsenal are keeping tabs on Kessie too after sending scouts to watch him.
The Gunners reportedly dispatched scouts to run the rule over the Ivorian during Atalanta’s recent clashe’s and have beein impressed with the perofrmance of 20-year old defensive-minded midfielder.