His performances have attracted interest from some of England’s biggest clubs, with Tottenham believed to be interested in striking a deal for Clarke. They may face competition for his signature though, with the Daily Mail reporting that Arsenal are keen to bring him to the Emirates Stadium.
The Gunners have already tied up a deal to sign midfielder Denis Suarez on loan from Barcelona, and Clarke could be next on Unai Emery’s shopping list – although Crystal Palace, Manchester United and Manchester City are also believed to be tracking Clarke’s progress.
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Former Leeds United player Ian Harte had responded to comments about the youngsters departure over twitter saying that Clarke is not going anywhere this season.
Should he stay put, Clarke could well end up playing Premier League football in any case – providing Bielsa’s side can maintain their excellent league form.