New Serie A sensation Franck Kessie is being reportedly scouted by Arsenal, Manchester City, Manchester United and Chelsea. All the clubs have reportedly sent their scouts when Atalanta will face Palermo.
The 19-year-old had almost signed for Sunderland but failed to secure a work permit. Juventus is also interested in Kessie will try to tempt the 19-year-old midfielder with a €10 million bid in January. Kessie has earlier expressed his interest that he wants to play for Manchester United.
When Kessie was signed by Cesena he was more of a defender but Coach Massimo Drago realized the player’s potential and deployed him in midfield. The Ivory Coast international has scored four goals in as many as games.
Kessie is more of a central midfielder who can also play as a defensive midfielder. Kessie is known to be an avid admirer of Yaya Toure and Michael Essien The 19-year-old has already been capped five times by Ivory Coast.