Chelsea have begun talks to sign ‘tricky’ winger

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CHELSEA have entered talks with Palmeiras over a move for Brazilian wonderkid Messinho

The club have been splashing the cash over the past few transfer windows and adding young players to the side that they hope will develop in the coming seasons and make an impact on the first team.

They have one of the best academies in world football – and there has been quite a few players that have come through the system at Stamford Bridge and broken into the first team.

However – it seems that the Blues board are looking to raid Brazil once again for one of the country’s most exciting talents as they have reportedly opened talks to sign up  Messinho.

The club are in negotiations with Palmeiras for Messinho but the teenager’s price tag is an issue, GOAL understands

But while we are keen to sign him up now, Messinho won’t actually be able to move until he turns 18 in 2025

The teenager, who has been nicknamed ‘Messinho’ due to his tricky style of play, has previously admitted he would love to play for Barcelona.

“To play for Barcelona, which is one of the best clubs in the world. I was born watching Neymar, Messi, and (Luis) Suarez play for Barcelona and that’s the dream I have,” he said.

“I watch almost every Barca match, I’m a fan of the club. I have great admiration for the players who play there and I hope to be there too.”

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