In an off-field football battle where quality of play isn’t germane but the sheer desire to get players, Arsenal and Newcastle are locking horns over the signature of ex-Chelsea winger Gokhan Tore, as per reports from Turkey.
The 23-year-old former Manchester City target has also drawn interest from various European elite clubs, which has left Besiktas with no choice than to prepare for the exit of the player in the Janaury of 2016.
And Arsenal and Newcastle have reportedly joined in the chase for the player and they are keen on giving bringing him back to England for a second spell. The 23-year-old Turkey international of German descent played for Chelsea’s youth team between 2009 and 2011.
Tora, has steadily grown in his abilities and appears to be one of the stars of his club. He’s played in all of the matches for Besiktas this season and has scored one.
It is understood that Beskitas will only be willing to part with the player for £15 million. we are sure going to have an interesting transfer market in January.
Meanwhile, Arsenal will take a trip to Watford and Newcastle will face Norwich in the Premier League after the interlull.