‘Would Be A Great Coup’ – Fans Urge Arsenal To Sign Former Youth Player After Latest Reports

Arsenal have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of Besiktas playmaker Oguzhan Ozyakup.

Arsenal have been closely linked with former youth player Oguzhan Ozyakup.

The 24-year-old joined Besiktas five years ago on a €500,000 move and has gone onto become a first-choice start for the reigning Super Lig champions.

Ozyakup played a major role in the Black Eagles winning the league title for the past two-seasons.

The Turkey international will however, be a free agent at the end of the season unless he extends his contract.

We took a look at home Arsenal fans reacted on social media to reports that Ozyakup could be returning to the club.

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In general Arsenal fans appeared open to the idea.

If Markona says he is good, that is good enough for me.

Would Ozyakup be a good fit in the Arsenal midfield.

It looks Arsenal fans just cannot escape watching Bayern Munich in the Champions League!

Ozyakup is almost certain to start for Besiktas against the German giants in the Last 16 next week.

Is Ozyakup the one Arsene Wenger let get away?

I have seen Ozyakup compared to Xhaka, Elneny, Wilshere, Ozil…

In reality he is more a Santi type player.