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Arsenal in talks with reps for Rennes starlet Camavinga

Arsenal are making a firm move for Rennes midfield starlet Eduardo Camavinga.

France international Camavinga is a target for Europe's biggest clubs, with the likes of Real Madrid and Bayern Munich keen.

And Le 10 Sport says Arsenal are also interested.

Indeed, the Gunners are on the block and appear to have made the 18-year-old midfielder their top priority this summer.

Encouraging Arsenal chiefs is Camavinga now counts on Englishman Jonathan Barnett as his prime agent, with it suggested the youngster wants to move to the Premier League this summer. Barnett also takes care of Real Madrid attacker Gareth Bale, currently on-loan with Tottenham.

Camavinga has a contract to 2022 with Rennes. This season, the teen has played an impessive 37 games with his Ligue Une club, scoring once and producing three assists. He also boasts three caps with France as he pushes to make the Les Bleus' Euros squad.


- updated May 11

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