Blues confirm Alex offer

12 January 2012 01:16

Chelsea have received an offer from a rival Barclays Premier League club for defender Alex, manager Andre Villas-Boas has confirmed.

Reports have claimed the bidders are west London rivals QPR, whose new manager Mark Hughes has indicated his interest in the Brazilian.

Villas-Boas said: "From what I know from my chief executive, there has been an approach from a Premier League club."

He added: "It is a player who we have accepted a transfer request for, so we have to listen to offers."

Source: PA