Willian Dodges Chelsea Exit Talk Amid Barcelona, Manchester United Rumours

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A host of players, including Andre Gomes, Rafinha and Paulinho have been touted as possible targets for the Blues as Barcelona attempt to sweeten the deal.

Willian would not be drawn on whether he could swap Chelsea for Barcelona this summer ahead of Brazil's 2018 FIFA World Cup quarter-final clash against Belgium on Friday.

"Willian's Brazil team-mates Paulinho and Philippe Coutinho are at Barcelona but the Chelsea forward said he was not thinking about his future at this moment".

'People speculate a lot.

Manchester United have also been linked with the Brazil worldwide, who has started all four of the Selecao's matches at the World Cup in Russian Federation.

Chelsea will sell Willian to United this summer - but only if they get Anthony Martial in return.

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It was also the birth year of Kylian Mbappe, the 19-year-old who's emerging as one of the biggest stars of the World Cup . In the single game against Portugal they saw five more. "Cristiano still has a lot to give to football".

'I'm following the information about Barcelona on the internet but I still do not know anything.

The Brazilian coming to United will add another dimension to our attack and will make us more potent, however, losing Martial would be a major blow as the Frenchman has a lot of potential.

Premier League giants Chelsea are reportedly willing to allow Brazilian worldwide Willian to move to Manchester United only if they get Anthony Martial in return.

According to the same report, FC Barcelona began expressing an interest in signing Willian as long as three months ago.

'He (Coutinho) has an extraordinary quality, he's making a great World Cup and I'm sure he will continue to do so.

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