REAL MADRID boss Zinedine Zidane has ‘personally contacted’ RB Salzburg prodigy Dominik Szoboszlai, in a switch blow to Arsenal.
The Gunners are interested in signing the gifted Hungarian attacking midfielder.
Dominik Szoboszlai is attracting curiosity from round EuropeCredit score: Reuters
However it seems that they will have to affix a queue of would-be suitors.
In accordance with Bild, Zidane, 48, has phoned Szoboszlai in the previous couple of days, paving the way in which for a possible deal.
The Frenchman desires to signal the 20-year-old as a direct substitute for Isco, with whom is relationship is ‘totally fractured’.
In Szoboszlai’s homeland, comparisons have already been made with Real Madrid legend Ferenc Puskas.
And Hungary’s newest hope is believed to be contemplating a January transfer to be able to take the subsequent step in his growth.
Arsenal might attempt to rival Actual Madrid for the highly-rated star’s signature.
However they will not be the one ones.
Salzburg’s sister membership RB Leipzig are additionally within the combine.
The Hungarian, 20, already has three objectives in 12 caps for his nationCredit score: AFP or licensors
And Bild’s report claims that talks are at an ‘superior stage’.
Gamers shifting between the 2 golf equipment shouldn’t be uncommon, with Naby Keita, Marcel Sabitzer, Dayot Upamecano and Hwang Hee-chan having made the identical leap.
Regardless of his tender years, Szoboszlai possesses ample first-team expertise, having made 78 appearances for RB Salzburg, in addition to 42 for his or her second-tier feeder membership Liefering.
On this time, he has scored a formidable 41 objectives in whole, in addition to laying on 44 assists.
He has additionally damaged by means of for his nation, to this point scoring three objectives in 12 caps.
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