In our look at the latest Chelsea-related news stories from the media, the Blues are reportedly interested in Gabriel Menino.
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Chelsea are reportedly keeping an eye on Palmeiras midfielder Gabriel Menino.
According to a news media; Mundo Deportivo, the Blues are set to fight it out for the 20-year-old with some of the top European clubs.
The Brazilian side are keen to move the player on to help the club with the financial problems they’ve suffered during the pandemic.
Menino is a box-to-box midfielder and has been named and described as the Brazilian Yaya Toure. His effectiveness and versatility also allows him to play as a right-back on the pitch.
Palmeiras are willing to let Menino leave this summer for £13 million which will attract plenty of European clubs.
The report states that if the Blues want to sign Menino, they’ll have to fight off interest from Tottenham, Juventus and Atletico Madrid.