Manchester United footballer Andreas Pereira is reported to have emerged as a possible acquisition for Chelsea when the January transfer window opens in 2019.

The Brazilian footballer has his game-time limited by Jose Mourinho in recent times, with the player featuring for the Red Devils barely three times since the month of August elapsed.

Pereira’s terms of agreement with the Old Trafford based club runs till the end of the season, though Manchester United reserve the right to extend his contract by a season.

Mirror reports that Chelsea seems keen on landing the talented midfielder, whom they perceive as a player that will fit in their teams. Sarri is believed to be huge admirer of the Brazilian, who he believes ha untapped potential.

Chelsea is not the only English side interested in the player as Arsenal has reportedly made the player one of their targets for January. Gunners transfer boss Sven Mislintat is said to be of the opinion that the 22yr will be suit the midfield of the North London club.

Monaco, Inter Milan and Valencia make up the list of club’s outside England that wants the player, with Valencia being the club he spent the previous on loan at.