According to reports, Chelsea are seriously considering the possibility of securing the signature of Manchester United target Joao Mario in the winter transfer window.
Joao Mario, 24, has lost his spot in the first team this term and he has been strongly linked with a transfer away from Serie A side Inter Milan during next months winter transfer window.
The Portugal international midfielder is on the wishlist of Sporting Lisbon and La Liga giant Valencia and he has also been connected with a switch to Premier League club Manchester United, who are thought to be after the exciting star.
He is believed to be keen on a transfer to England and as per Italian publication Rai Sport, his representative was of recent in England to speak to some top clubs.
And it has been suggested that Chelsea are keen on the possibility of bringing in Mario from the Italian club next month.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte wants to reinforce his squad for the second stanza of the ongoing campaign and it is thought that the Blues are considering a switch for the Inter Milan midfielder.
Nothing solid has emerged yet on the Blues interest in the Portuguese, but at the moment, it has been revealed that he has received positive signs from Chelsea.