Chelsea are reportedly ready to make a move for Gremio star Arthur.
The 21-year-old has drawn attention from a some of the major teams with his displays this campaign, proving a major footballer for the Brazilian team in their Copa Libertadores campaign.
Manchester United were earlier credited with an interest in the footballer, with Chelsea, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid also keen.
Antonio Conte recognizes the footballer as a potential long-term replacement to Cesc Fabregas, as reported by The Mirror.
Arthur has two years to run on his Gremio deal, which is believed to include a £44m release clause.
Meanwhile, Chelsea and Real Madrid are still in the race for Andrea Belotti but face competition from Serie A side AC Milan.
Torino’s highly-demanded attacker has drawn lots of interest from Europe’s elite this term.
A multitude of top European sides have been linked with moves for the Italian star
But he remained put with Torino in Serie A after a great season in front of goal.
Belotti, who has six goals this season, is believed to have a £89m release clause to foreign teams in his deal.
And as reported by TransferMartketWeb, Torino’s Italian opponents Milan are ready to make a fresh move.
Under new head coach Gennaro Gattuso, who temporarily worked with Belotti before at Palermo, Milan are in need of support.
They sit eighth in the Serie A standings and are struggling, having lost six in 15 matches.
However, while Milan could look to swoop in January, with Torino in 11th, Chelsea and Real are watching his situation.
TransferMarketWeb suggests the two teams are staying to monitor Belotti.
Antonio Conte failed to bring in partner for Alvaro Morata, after missing out on Fernando Llorente to Tottenham.