Beşiktaş winger Gökhan Töre has the potential to become the next Arda Turan according to his agent Ahmet Bulut.
Bulut revealed that Töre has the talent to follow in the footsteps of the Barcelona star and that he could have taken his first step by moving to Atletico Madrid over the summer like Turan did from Galatasaray in 2012.
“Atletico Madrid made a bid over the summer but Beşiktaş wanted him to stay,” Bulut told the Star newspaper.
“Töre is hugely talented and could very well be the next Arda Turan but he has to move abroad to make that happen.
“He has to leave this summer and not waste his talent.”
Töre is one of the most highly rated Turkish international players on the market and his Premier League pedigree has resulted in interest from England.
West Ham reportedly made a £7.4 million bid for Töre in January according to the according to the Sun newspaper.
In an article published by Fanatik Slaven Bilic was quoted as saying: “Mario Gomez and Gokhan Tore would be a hit in England and are players every manager would want to see ın their team.”
Bilic of course knows Tore well having coached him for over the past two seasons.
The Turkish international also has experience being at a Premier League club having risen through the ranks of Chelsea as a youth player.
Beşiktaş president Fikret Orman reportedly has offered to listen to any offers Bilic makes over the summer.
Arsenal are also interested in the 23-year-old winger according to the Metro and Turan’s former side Atletico Madrid are also expected to be preparing a bid.