Manchester City, Manchester United in for Zakaria Bakkali?

City, United in for Bakkali?
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PSV Eindhoven youngster Zakaria Bakkali is attracting interest from both Manchester City and Manchester United, according to a report.

Manchester City and Manchester United are ready to compete for the signing of PSV Eindhoven youngster Zakaria Bakkali, according to a report.

The Mirror claims that both clubs are sizing up offers for the 17-year-old Belgian, who has played just eight games for the Dutch giants.

Bakkali, hailed as the next Eden Hazard, cannot sign a professional contract with the club because of regulations in the Netherlands regarding young players.

It has been reported that although PSV are trying to negotiate a three-year deal for the winger, there is "optimism" at both Manchester clubs that he can be lured to the Premier League.

Bakkali earned his first Under-21 cap for Belgium in 2012.

PSV's Zakaria Bakkali celebrates after scoring a goal during the return leg of the third qualifying round match of the Champions League between Belgian First Division football team Zulte Waregem and Dutch team PSV Eindhoven at the Constant Vanden Stock st
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