The 21-year old Brazil playmaker has been on Chelsea's radar during a rapid rise to prominence, and is also a target for both Milan clubs and Lyon.
But after recently admitting it would be 'a dream' to play for one of Europe's top clubs, Ganso resumed contract talks with Santos, and revealed: 'We are very close to a new agreement.'
Chelsea bound? The Stamford Bridge club will have to move fast to snare Ganso
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