Chelsea are scouting extensively Benfica attacker Goncalo Guedes according to reports.
The Daily Star reports that the youngster is one of the hottest properties in Europe after making a terrific start to the season.
Guedes is also being watched by Manchester United and Arsenal with Barcelona also said to be monitoring the player’s progress with keen interest too.
United are not the only team that has scouts monitoring the Portuguese sensation; Arsenal, Spanish Giants Barcelona and recently Chelsea also have scouts watching the player’s performance amid interest; and O Jogo says Jose Mourinho has had Guedes tracked five times in recent months.
Barcelona is set to move for the player once their transfer ban expires in January next year; United coach Louis Van Gaal is set to swoop for the player by meeting his release clause attached to his current contract.
Guedes dubbed the ‘’NEW RONALDO’’ is destined for high profile move in the winter transfer window with the player preferring a move to the Premier league.
The talented player has got his first call up to the Portuguese national team and he also scored against Boavista in the Portuguese league game. He is contracted to Benfica till 2021 and has a buy-out clause of £40M