Shakhtar Donetsk striker Alex Teixeira has revealed Chelsea has made an offer to sign him.
The striker is in superb form this season and has scored 23 goals in all competitions for the Ukranian outfit this term.
Chelsea are reportedly interested in signing the striker and the Brazilian has confirmed the blues are already in talks to sign him.
“What I saw and what my manager said was that Chelsea, Juventus and PSG made?? proposals,” the told Brazilian media outlet Lance!
“I’m glad to have received the proposal of Chelsea as they are a big club in Europe, but my manager will sort that.
“It’s my dream, I have spoken to many people who have the desire to play in the Premier League, because I think it’s the best World Championship, most competitive.
“For January, I believe it is very difficult because it is in the middle of the championship. Shakhtar has said they will not release me in January, only at the end of the season. But I’m with a clear head.”
The Brazilian international also confirmed he would love to play under Jose Mourinho.
“I hope he does not leave Chelsea now. I want to work with him and have great success at his side,”
Teixeira will be reunited with his former team mate Willian should both clubs agree a deal that will see the striker move to the Premier league champions.Follow Football News Arena on Facebook and Twitter for the latest transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from across the major Leagues in Europe and around the World.