Newcastle United scout £17m-rated player linked with Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur – report

Newcastle United have reportedly sent scouts to check out Turkish youth international Ugurcan Cakir.

Friday, 11th October 2019, 11:30 am
Updated Friday, 11th October 2019, 14:45 pm
Turkey's goalkeeper Ugurcan Cakir is seen during the friendly under-21 football match between France and Turkey at the Robert Diochon stadium in the northwestern city of Le Petit-Quevilly, northwestern France on October 12, 2018. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP) (Photo credit should read CHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP/Getty Images)

But the Magpies face competition from Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham, who are also keeping tabs on the 23-year-old goalkeeper.

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According to Turkish outlet 61 Saat, United have been casting their eye over the Trabzonspor keeper, who has been an ever-present this season.

Cakir is reportedly valued by his club in the region of £17million.

United have Martin Dubravka, Karl Darlow, Rob Elliot and Freddie Woodman on their books at present.