Do Not Sell My Personal Information
  1. Home
  2. Premier League
  3. Chelsea

Chelsea locked in talks over £15m Brazilian midfielder, deal expected

With the Olympics replacing EURO 2016 on the screens of the Transfer Tavern, the punters are casting their eyes over potential Premier League signings. 

Though Olympic football doesn’t create as much of a buzz, the Evening Standard claim Chelsea are ready to land one of its stars.

The Blues are reportedly set to hold talks with Santos president Modesto Roma, who is thought to have jetted to London, to discuss the future of highly rated midfielder Thiago Maia.

A defensive minded operator, he has represented the Selecao up to Under-23 level and become a regular with his club, making 44 appearances over the past two years.

While Paris Saint-Germain are understood to want to match any bid the West London giants make, it is those at Stamford Bridge who are said to have drawn first blood in the race of the £15m star.

Should Chelsea be focusing their attentions on more established stars? Let us know below…


To Top

Article title: Chelsea locked in talks over £15m Brazilian midfielder, deal expected

Please leave feedback to help us improve the site: