Eintracht Frankfurt plan opening bid for Newcastle, Brighton and Brentford target

Newcastle United manager Eddie Howe
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Eintracht Frankfurt are reportedly planning to make an opening bid to sign Nurnberg wonderkid Can Uzun this summer.

The Turkish striker is being linked with clubs across Europe, but Eintracht are planning to make the first move, according to journalist Ekrem Konur.

Uzun has also been linked with Newcastle, Brighton, Brentford, Brighton, Galatasaray, Fenerbahce, Borussia Dortmund, Benfica and Sporting CP.

The 18-year-old has scored 14 goals for Nurnberg so far this season and has become a key player for the 2. Bundesliga side.

Reports have previously suggested that they is a €10 million valuation on Uzun’s head.