CHELSEA have reportedly been joined by Actual Madrid within the race for Lille star Gabriel.
Spanish information outlet AS claims the Brazilian centre-back, 22, is a £30million goal for each the Blues and Los Blancos.
He has loved an excellent season with Lille in Ligue 1, making 24 appearances.
And Gabriel is believed to have caught Frank Lampard’s eye after two sturdy performances towards Chelsea within the Champions League final yr.
Lamps apparently believes Gabriel is the person to provide his backline some much-needed metal.
However Chelsea now face competitors from Actual Madrid as they appear so as to add a brand new defender this summer time.
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Zinedine Zidane’s most popular goal is RB Leipzig ace Dayot Upamecano.
However The Germans are demanding a whopping £54m, whereas Bayern Munich are additionally able to compete for his signature.
Actual are subsequently different choices and Gabriel is known to be excessive on their want record.
Chelsea and Actual aren’t the one groups within the teenager, with Arsenal strongly linked in current weeks.
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Everton boss Carlo Ancelotti can also be thought to have thrown his hat within the ring.
However Chelsea may very well be in pole place as they’re additionally eager on Gabriel’s Lille teammate Victor Osimhen.
The Nigerian ahead has scored 18 occasions this season and Gabriel might want a transfer to Stamford Bridge figuring out a well-recognized face shall be becoming a member of him there.