Date: 19th July 2017 at 7:00pm
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Daily Mail journalist Simon Jones is reporting that are confident that they have seen off Manchester United in their bid to sign academy prospect .

The 16 year old has yet to make a first team appearance for the champions, but he did start a couple of games for the Under 19s last season.

have reportedly already failed in a bid to land Zirkzee while United were also said to be in the running, but seem to believe they are now leading the race to sign the Dutch Under 16 .

Zirkzee is believed to be considering his options about whether a move to England would be the right move for his career. Former striker Robin made a similar switch from Feyenoord to Arsenal in 2004, although the Dutchman was much further along in his development after having already played 76 senior games by that point.