Chelsea report: Blues set to pip rivals to sought-after Brazilian winger

Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel, smiling and applauding the fans
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Chelsea are reportedly on the verge of sealing a £55m swoop for Leeds winger Raphinha, snatching him from under the noses of London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham.

Barcelona had also been strongly linked with a move for the Brazil international, whose preferred destination was thought to be the Camp Nou.

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