Orkun Kokcu breaks silence on his future amid Arsenal transfer interest

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first_img Metro Sport ReporterWednesday 10 Jun 2020 6:50 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link3.6kShares Man City stars head back into training as season set for June 17 returnTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 1:58FullscreenMan City stars head back into training as season set for June 17 returnhttps://metro.co.uk/video/man-city-stars-head-training-season-set-june-17-return-2181398/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘I want to make the best of it next season and want to be as fit as possible when the competition starts again.‘For now I’m only working with Feyenoord. I have a contract until 2023, so I’m not in a hurry.‘When the moment arrives and I feel good about it, we’ll see.’More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing ArsenalWith Mikel Arteta’s side currently in ninth place in the Premier League table, their transfer business may be dictated by whether or not they can qualify for European competition,In an ideal situation, the Spanish boss reportedly wants to add a centre-back, right-back, midfielder and replacement striker if Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang or Alexandre Lacazette leave this summer.MORE: Jens Lehmann slams Unai Emery and says former manager was ‘not good enough’ for ArsenalMORE: Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno says Bayern Munich’s Bundesliga dominance is ‘boring and sad’Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page. Comment Kokcu has been linked with a move to Arsenal (Picture: Getty Images)Orkun Kokcu has played down speculation that he could be joining Arsenal this summer and is not in a ‘hurry’ to secure a move away from Feyenoord.According to reports in the Netherlands, the Gunners are expected to table a bid for the 19-year-old, who Mikel Arteta views as a perfect fit for his midfield.The Turkey youth international has impressed in his breakthrough season in the Eredivisie, registering two goals and four assists in 22 games.But with the Dutch top tier cancelled over the coronavirus crisis, Kokcu is ignoring any transfer talk and fully focused on getting himself fit for the next campaign.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘It doesn’t really matter to me, frankly. My father and my agent are busy with that,’ Kokcu told RTV Rijnmond.‘I try to isolate myself from that. That works fine. Fortunately, I am a footballer and not an agent. Advertisement Orkun Kokcu breaks silence on his future amid Arsenal transfer interest Advertisementlast_img

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