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Arsenal had scouts watching Andrija Zivkovic once again while O Jogoclaim the club were also keeping an eye on Ruben Dias as Benfica defeated Vitória de Guimarães 2-0 this weekend.

Arsenal have been linked with a move for Zivkovic since February 2017 when they had scouts at a Benfica game and it was reported they were watching the winger. Since then, there have been numerous reports of Arsenal watching the youngster.

1. Zivkovic

Zivkovic arrived from Partizan on a free transfer in 2016. He spent his youth years at the club where he made his senior debut at 16 and first captained the side aged just 17. He is also the youngest Serbian international footballer in history.

Zivkovic made 24 appearances last season for Benfica, scoring one goal and grabbing 11 assists in the process as he slowly made himself a regular first team player. This season he has three goals and five assists in 24 appearances.

The winger is very good with the ball at his feet and loves to be in possession, making runs down the flank and taking on his opponents with bursts of pace and dribbling.


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