The Baggies have been keeping tabs on the 21-year-old midfielder for quite a while.
Serie A breakthrough star Jakub Jankto has done nothing to quell reports that he could move to West Ham or West Brom in the summer.
Arsenal scouts paid a visit to Italy to watch Udinese's highly-rated midfielder Jakub Jankto.
Udinese midifelder Jankto has been scouted by Arsenal for over a year - but you cannot discount West Brom.
West Ham and West Brom could do with an extra dash of creativity and the Udinese starlet could be the man to provide it.
The Udinese attacker has been linked with the Premier League for some time and Stoke and West Brom appear to be at the front of the queue.
Stoke City have so far failed to live up to their high expectations in the Premier League this season.
A report claims the Gunners scouted the Czech throughout last season, but both Leicester and Bournemouth are readying bids.
Arsenal have been linked with Jakub Jankto and Samuel Bastien.