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Chelsea and Man City lead chase for Russian teenage duo

Many big clubs in Europe are said to be keeping an eye on Russian teenage stars Arsen Zakharyan and Konstantin Tyukavin.

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Both players have emerged through the youth system of Russian side, Dinamo Moscow and are currently key players at the club.

A lot of clubs from Germany, Spain, Italy and England are said to have sent scouts to watch the duo play for their club side in Russia. These clubs include Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Inter Milan amongst others.

According to TeamTalk, Interests from England are being given more credence and Chelsea and Man City are currently leading the race with the likes of Everton, Brighton and Brentford said to be also Keeping a close eye.

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At the age of 18, Arsen Zakharyan is already a Russian international and he’s currently rated as one of the best young playmakers in Europe. The midfielder ranks amongst the top five in all of Europe in terms of chance creation amongst players aged 18 and under. Hence, the interests from Europe’s big guns.

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Konstantin Tyukavin is also an attacking midfielder who has already played for the Russian senior team at the age of 19. The teenager is considered as another exciting talent for the future and he’s said to have caught eye of scouts who were watching his teammate, Zakharyan.