Chelsea to battle Tottenham, Juventus and Atletico Madrid for Brazilian midfielder with great technical qualities

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According to Italian media outlet Calciomercato via The Sun, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Juventus and Atletico Madrid are all in the race for Brazilian midfielder Gabriel Menino.

Chelsea are long-standing admirers of Menino, and have been linked with making a £17million swoop.

The 20 year old starred as Brazilian club Palmeiras won the Copa Libertadores last year and was named in the tournament’s best XI.

The Brazilian is described as a player with ‘great technical qualities’ and is a versatile player who can also play as a right-back.

Menino still has three and a half years remaining on his contract, having penned an extension in March 2020.

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