Palmeiras centre-back Yerry Mina has reportedly reached a pre-agreement with Barcelona.
Manchester City have seen off competition from the likes of Real Madrid, Barcelona, Inter Milan and cross town rivals Manchester United to secure the signature of 19-year old Gabriel Jesus. The young Brazilian will be loaned back to Palmeiras and will join up with Pep Guardiola's side in January next year.
Manchester United have reportedly agreed to pay £32m for Palmeiras forward Gabriel Jesus amid reports of the Brazilian being close to a move to rivals Manchester City.
19-year-old Brazilian forward Gabriel Jesus is reportedly set to reject Barcelona and Bayern Munich and is close to agreeing a move to Inter Milan.
Despite being overshadowed by the more celebrated leagues being played in Europe, The Brazilian League boasts of some great historic rivalries among the clubs that have pioneered the concept of beautiful football over the years. TheHardTackle's Footblog contest winner Vikram Krishnaveti presents an insight in the Samba football culture.