Real Madrid preparing to hijack Chelsea’s move for €35 million Brazilian player

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According to Spanish media outlet Diario AS, Spanish giants Real Madrid have joined the race for Chelsea transfer target Gabriel Magalhães.

The 22 year old Brazilian centre-back was reportedly close to joining Chelsea but links with the Lille defender has gone a bit cold in recent weeks.

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With Sergio Ramos not getting any younger and Eder Militao failing to meet expectations since joining Real Madrid, the Spanish club are planning for the future with Magalhaes on their transfer shortlist.

Lille are reportedly willing to accept €35 million for the Brazilian centre-back.

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