Chelsea Target Jonathan Calleri has basically confirmed that he will be leaving Boca Juniors when the winter transfer window opens in January, according to the Metro.
The 22 year old has attracted interest from a host of European clubs with Chelsea, Inter Milan, Tottenham and Arsenal all reportedly interested in the Argentine striker.
It was claimed that Boca Juniors are open to the idea of selling the 22 year old but after the player’s comments on twitter, it looks like a move to Europe is very close to completion.
On Tuesday evening, the striker tweeted ‘Thank you for everything and goodbye’
Gracias por todo y adios ..
— Jonathan Calleri (@Jocalleri) December 8, 2015.
The 22 year old is reportedly on Chelsea’s radar and the West London club is believed to be keen on signing the striker when the winter transfer window opens next month.
The Report claims that Inter Milan are currently ahead of Chelsea in the race to sign the striker, but superior spending power could see the Blues edge the Italian club in the striker’s signature.
Calleri is currently one of the hottest prospect emerging from South America, he has scored 10 goals for Boca juniors this season.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.