Chelsea set to sign up unsettled target as talks in progress

Reports have Chelsea are set to win the race to land Belgian wonderkid Zakaria Bakkali, fending off competition from London rivals Arsenal to secure his services.

Bakkali, 18, hit the headlines earlier this season after becoming the youngest player to score a hat-trick in a league match in Holland.

And Gunners boss Arsene Wenger is believed to be keeping an eye on his progress with the quicksilver attacker tipped for a bright future.

However, the SportsDirectNews website have now claimed the West Londoners have been working hard on a deal since the youngster broke onto the scene earlier this season and it is believed that a meeting was held in April with the player’s representatives over a summer deal from which both parties left satisfied. © 2017 Frontier Theme