Newcastle Join Arsenal in Race For Euro 2024 Star Ferdi Kadigolu

Source: Daily Sabah

Fenerbahce full-back Ferdi Kadioglu’s impressive performances at Euro 2024 have turned heads in the Premier League.

Turkish-Football reported last week that Arsenal have been scouting Kadioglu throughout the tournament.

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Caught Offside are now reporting that Newcastle United have joined the Gunners in scouting the Turkish international and that they kept tabs on him in the quarter-final clash against the Netherlands on Saturday.

Per the source, from Arsenal, Newcastle, and Napoli were reportedly present to watch him play against the Netherlands, highlighting the rising interest.

While Borussia Dortmund are also rumored to be preparing a bid, Kadioglu’s price tag is estimated to be around €25-30m.

Arsenal seem to be also be targeting Riccardo Calafiori, leaving Kadioglu’s future uncertain. However, his versatility as a full-back and midfielder keeps him on the Gunners’ radar.

Brighton has also reportedly contacted Kadioglu’s representatives, increasing the possibility of a Premier League move next season. With several clubs interested, a transfer saga could be brewing for the 24-year-old Turkish international.

Kadioglu was one of the stand out performers at Euro 2024 this summer.

Former Arsenal defender Lee Dixon praised Kadiogluu speaking on ITV’s coverage of Turkey’s quarter-final clash against the Netherlands.

Dixon had the following to say on Kadioglu’s performance for Turkey against the Dutch: “Looks an absolute star doesn’t he tonight? I think that wing-back role really suits him as well.”

Kadioglu currently has two-years remaining on his Fenerbahce contract.