Arsenal Hold Talk With Defender Wanted By Chelsea and Liverpool

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Arsenal have held talks regarding the possible signing of Freiburg defender Caglar Soyuncu, a player who both Chelsea and Liverpool are interested in.

According to reports, the Gunners have held discussions about the possibility of signing the Turkish international centre-back as they hope to steal a step on any other potential rivals for his signature.

As well as Chelsea and Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and AS Roma have also been keeping tabs on the 21-year-old.

Freiburg are keen to keep hold of their young star but, according to the report, they would be willing to do a deal for around £30m.

Whether Arsenal would be willing to spend such a large fee on a youngster remains to be seen, but they’ve at least had conversations about the possibility of Soyuncu leaving Germany to join the Gunners.

With high quality centre backs at a premium, there is no question that a lot of sides will be sniffing around Soyuncu this summer.

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