Chelsea consider January move for Porto midfield star

Chelsea are said to be weighing up a move for FC Porto midfielder Yacine Brahimi when the transfer market reopens in January, according to the Metro. The Metro states that The Blues are already looking into possible reinforcements in the new year following their unsatisfactory start to their title defence, collecting just seven points from their first eight games. And now, according to TuttoMercatoWeb, manager Jose Mourinho has set his sights on a deal to bring Algerian playmaker Yacine Brahimi to Stamford Bridge. However, despite their apparent interest, Brahimi does…

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Arsenal told to cough up £40m for highly-rated Porto star

Arsenal have been told it will cost them £40m to snap up highly-rated winger Yacine Brahimi this summer, according to The Telegraph. READ MORE: Arsenal News and Goals The Gunners have been keeping a close watch on the 25-year-old, who has built on his impressive performances at last summer’s World Cup with Algeria by enhancing his reputation with with Portuguese big guns this term. And their chances of snapping him up have seemingly increased after Porto performed a U-turn over their initial stance on his future, and are now ready…

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