Bruno Guimaraes scored in front of a Chelsea scout in motion for Athletico Paranaense in the Copa do Brasil on Wednesday night time, studies say.
The Brazilian is a rising star in South America and his launch clause at present stands at £36million.
According to GloboEsporte, Chelsea had eyes in the Athletico field when Athletico took on Internacional.
Guimaraes, 21, was the distinction in the primary leg of the ultimate, producing a assured end in the 58th minute after a slick one-two.
Athletico-PR beat Internacional 1-0 in the primary leg of the Copa do Brasil ultimate final night time, with this objective from rising star Bruno Guimarães
The second leg will happen at Inter’s Estádio Beira-Rio subsequent Wednesday
Chelsea have scouted Guimaraes 5 occasions forward of a transfer for the defensive midfielder.
‘The interest of other teams, I see that it’s regular when the person has been enjoying properly,’ Guimaraes stated after the sport.
‘I leave that in the hands of my agents. I’m blissful at Athletico and centered on the ultimate.’
Chelsea will face competitors from Shakhtar, Lille and Italian duo Inter Milan and Napoli for Guimaraes’ signaure, however the Blues are at present unable to place ahead any proposal to signal the teen.
A transfer ban continues to be in place and though Chelsea are hopeful it might be lowered, Frank Lampard can’t make any new signings till subsequent summer season.