Representatives of £30 million defender arrives in UK for Talks as Chelsea linked with possible deal
Representatives of Chelsea target Gabriel Magalhaes are in the UK talking with two Premier League clubs about a potential move to England.
Chelsea may have not done the transfer business that many fans would have liked to see during the January window as Frank Lampard was not given the funds to bring in some top-class players that would improve the side help get the Legends side back inside the Champions League next season.
However, there is some speculation in the media that Lampard will be handed the kind of funds he needs to improve the side in the summer, and will look to bring in another defender after the signings of Hakim Ziyech and Timo Werner
The Lille defender’s performances in Ligue 1 have attracted plenty of interest from other high bidders in Europe over the past few seasons, and considering the Blues still need to improve the summer transfer window, he has has been added to that list.
And according to reports on the Sky Sports website have claimed that the representatives of the Brazilian is now in the UK talking to prospective clubs about a move to England in the summer.
However, Chelsea are not the only club interested as Both Everton and Manchester United are also interested in the player, who would cost around €30m.
Gabriel has taken his time to make a decision but the player is expected to decide his future in the next couple of days as he is waiting to see the offers that will come over the next few days.
Look, Chelsea need to add another defender to the side and if they do not manage to acquire the services of Gabriel, then it will be very interesting to wee which player Lampard signs in order to help improve the side.